Bachelor of Arts in General Studies
Eastern Kentucky University

Program Details

Eastern Kentucky University offers an online liberal arts degree, the Bachelor of Arts in General Studies.  This program is designed for students who are looking to enter the workplace with a range of experience, which a liberal arts degree provides.  Students build on communication, critical thinking, and quantitative skills while studying a diverse range of topics.  The curriculum allows you to align previous coursework and current classes with your interests and career goals, gaining the skills and knowledge needed to advance in the workforce with a thorough background in the liberal arts.  You will design a degree plan that is meaningful to you, meeting your interests and career goals with a personalized graduation plan and real-world focus. 

Graduates of this liberal arts degree are prepared for graduate/professional school opportunities and for a variety of career options, including:

  • Business
  • Education
  • Government
  • Health Care
  • Real Estate
  • Social Service
  • Technology

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Eastern Kentucky University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score