Bachelor of General Studies
Dakota State University

Program Details

Dakota State University offers an online Bachelor in General Studies degree for students who are still undecided about their future career path.  This liberal arts degree allows students to explore diverse disciples while deciding which direction to go.  This is also an option for those with college credits in several distinct fields who want to complete their bachelor’s degree in liberal arts.  The curriculum is flexible, allowing you to build your own program with a general studies major that provides a well-rounded liberal arts education and is tailored to fit your needs.  Students will complete general education requirements and then choose 15 credits each from three areas of emphasis with the remainder of the degree coming from any discipline. 

Areas of emphasis available include:

  • Allied Health
  • Business
  • Education
  • Fine Art
  • Humanities
  • Science and Mathematics

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Dakota State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score, Official College Transcript(s)