Bachelor of General Studies
University of South Florida

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


Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of South Florida is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Associate Degree

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • This program requires a minimum of 60 transfer credits with a 2.3 GPA (non-residents only).
  • Students must have not attended college for the past three years.