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Bachelor of General Studies


College of Education and Psychology

BGS 200. Orientation to Bachelor of General Studies Program. 1-6 credits, repeatable.

A series of learning activities designed to assist returning adult students to adjust to re-entry into college. Includes career development, life planning, academic program development and portfolio construction. Prerequisite: Approval of BGS director.

BGS 290. Special Studies. 3 credits, repeatable.

BGS students may elect to do independent study in a selected interdisciplinary area under the supervision of a faculty adviser or faculty member in the appropriate department. Prerequisite: Approval of the BGS adviser and the appropriate department head .

BGS 300. Sponsored Learning. 1-6 credits, repeatable.

Sponsored learning activity related to a BGS student's area of concentration, and/or volunteer or work activity. Appropriate evaluation will be required. Prerequisite: Approval of BGS adviser and the appropriate department heads).

BGS 490. Special Studies. 3 credits, repeatable.

Upper-level BGS students may elect to do independent study in a selected interdisciplinary area under the supervision of a faculty adviser or faculty member in the appropriate department. Prerequisite: Approval of the BGS adviser and the appropriate department head.

BGS 498. Bachelor of General Studies Project. 3-6 credits.

An in-depth analysis of some work-related task or cross-disciplinary study directly related to a BGS student's area of concentration. A final oral report is required. Prerequisite: Completion of a major portion of all other course work in concentration and approval of adviser and the appropriate department head.

BGS 499. Honors. 6 credits. Three semester course.


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