Bachelor of Arts in Social & Behavioral Studies
George Fox University

Program Details

George Fox University offers an online Bachelor of Arts in Social & Behavioral Studies degree. Students will study social, behaviors, and human services studies. The curriculum prepares students to consider ethical issues in human services, understand the needs of families, individuals, and groups, and explore human developmental stages.


Students in the online format begin their program with a two-day, face-to-face cohort launch at the Portland Center. This event orients new students to the program and helps them begin to build relationships with their professors and other students in their cohort. The rest of the program takes place in a 100% online learning environment.

  • Program requires 126 credits for degree completion, including transfer credits
  • At least 62 semester credits (93 quarter credits) 75-90 semester credits are recommended (113-135 quarter credits)
  • At least five total years of post-high school work experience
  • At least a cumulative 2.5 transfer or George Fox University GPA
  • A score of at least 12/16 on the Placement Essay

School Accreditation Statement

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities