The Bachelor of Liberal Studies in General Studies degree offered by Roosevelt University is a program of study that is available to students in a completely online format. This program is intended for students who have already earned either an Associate of Arts or an Associate of Science degree and wish to earn a bachelor’s degree in order to advance their careers and educations. Students who enroll in this program are expected to take a Math course or Technological and Quantitative Literacy, Methods of Critical Reasoning, Senior Seminar in Social Science, Senior Seminar in Natural Sciences, Senior Seminar in Humanities, and a Senior Thesis. Students must also take one writing-intensive course that is approved by their advisor or either of the following courses: Writing About Ideas or Introduction to Organizational Communication.
This program aims to equip a student with an advanced general education that should prepare them for a variety of careers in a variety of career opportunities. This program of study aims to help a student acquire a wide range of skills and knowledge that can help them face real world professional challenges. This includes critical thinking skills, math skills, writing skills, reading comprehension, and communication skills. This program also covers the basic Social Science concepts, as well as Natural Science concepts. A student must be at least 24 years of age when this program starts in order to enroll in this program.
Students must be 24 years of age when they start the program and must have a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 in all previous academic work.
Accreditation & Licensing
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
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