Bachelor of General Studies
University of South Dakota

Program Details

Topped by a capstone project, the online Bachelor of General Studies is intended for you to complete your 4-year degree.  At the University of South Dakota, you can combine your previously-earned credits (at least 60 semester hours) with new classes.  The classes you take, in addition to general education requirements, must include 3 areas of emphasis from:

  • Allied Health
  • Business
  • Education
  • Fine Arts
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
  • Wellness
  • Technology
  • Science/Engineering/Math


  • Must have at least 60 credits for transfer. Students who do not have the necessary credits may first pursue the online associate's program through the university.

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission