Bachelor of General Studies
University of South Florida-Main Campus

Program Details

This online BGS combines core courses, electives and a capstone project for you to complete your bachelor’s degree through distance learning.   Use your existing transfer credit and customize your degree to align with your career goals and interests.   There are concentrations to choose from that can bolster your professional career, some fully online and others partially.  Sample emphases include:

  • Criminal Justice
  • Environmental Policy
  • Public Administration
  • Public Health
  • Urban Studies



  • Minimum completion of 60 college credits for transfer
  • Break in education of three years or more
  • 2.3 GPA or higher (non-resident students)
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges