Bachelor of General Studies
Northwestern State University of Louisiana

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Science in General Studies from Northwestern State University of Louisiana is an effective liberal arts degree for people seeking a well-rounded education while working around a busy schedule.  The program provides a wealth of knowledge that applies to many different jobs and career fields, enhancing the earning potential and opportunities for people of all ages.  This degree in liberal arts also provides the opportunity to continue your educational goals, pursuing a graduate degree.  

This program offers a flexible, student-centered curriculum with courses that are based on the student’s academic and career interests rather than following a pre-designed layout.  With this liberal arts degree, students get to take a comprehensive approach to an interdisciplinary studies program with the goal being to ensure that the students’ diverse needs are met.


  • A minimum 2.35 cumulative high school GPA
  • A high school diploma or GED

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges