General Studies, Bachelor of Arts Degree

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General Studies, Bachelor of Arts Degree

Students will complete a minimum of 12 hours in four of five concentration areas listed below (48 hours). In addition, students must complete a major concentration by earning 22 additional hours in one of the four selected concentration areas, for a total of 34 hours in one concentration.

Note: At least 40 hours of the 70 hours must be of senior college (3000 – 4000) level.

Concentration Areas:

I. Arts & Humanities
English
History
Humanities
Music (no performance courses)
Spanish
Speech & Theatre

II. Natural Sciences
Biology
Chemistry
Computer Science
Mathematics
Physical Science

III. Business
Accounting
Agriculture
Business Administration
Economics

IV. Behavioral Sciences
Political Science
Psychology
Sociology

V. Applied Behavioral Science
Criminal Justice
Education
Health and Sports Science Education
Mass Communication
Social Work

TOTAL (minimum hours) 70 hours

Note: See each discipline for course descriptions.

Note: Under current Oklahoma State Department of Education regulations, candidates holding a Bachelor of General Studies Degree do not qualify to receive a teaching license under the Alternative Teacher Certification program. Students should contact the Oklahoma State Department of Education for more information.