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School of Humanities & Behavioral Science

General Studies

Anderson University offers a stand-alone general studies major leading to a Bachelor of Arts degree only. Students interested in pursuing the general studies major must have a plan of study approved by the dean of the School of Humanities & Behavioral Science before admission to the major is granted. Students majoring in general studies must complete all liberal arts program requirements. Additionally, students must complete a concentration of courses in one subject area. The subject area may be broadly defined as courses in common disciplines (i.e. science, foreign language, business, etc.).

General Studies Major

  • 40-58 hours of liberal arts program requirements
  • 30 hours in concentration area

Additional requirements for Bachelor of Arts degree:

  • at least 30 hours from upper-division courses
  • at least 60 hours completed at Anderson University
  • LART 4500

Contact Dr. Joel Shrock, Dean, School of Humanities & Behavioral Science