Associate of General Studies
McNeese State University

Program Details

Earn an Associate of General Studies degree online through McNeese State University distance learning.  This customizable, interdisciplinary program is designed for students interested in a broad-based education.  Available concentrations include but are not limited to:

  • Arts and Humanities
  • Applied and Natural Sciences
  • Behavioral Sciences

Students will develop written and oral communication, critical and creative thinking, and other skills directly applicable to a wide variety of workplaces.  Courses are available 100% online, making this a solid option for the working adult.  Students may choose to pursue a bachelor’s degree in a desired subject or careers from criminal justice and economics to art education and religious studies.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

McNeese State 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

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score