General Studies Online Requirements

Bachelor of Science in General Studies
General Requirements
120 credit hours are a minimum for graduation, with a 2.0 minimum cumulative GPA.
All General Education requirements must be met for a total of 39 credit hours.
*A Multi-Cultural Studies requirement needs to be met.
The last 30 credit hours after acceptance to the General Studies degree program must be completed at Kentucky Wesleyan College.
At least 42 hours of credit must be taken in courses numbered 300 or 400-level.
Grades of D are not acceptable in core area courses.
Specific Requirements
Three core areas must be selected from the following: Behavioral Studies, Business Studies, Education Studies, English, Humanities, and Social Sciences.
A minimum 15 credit hours must be taken in each core area, of which 6 credit hours must be 300 or 400 level courses (45 credit hours).
No more than 6 courses may be taken from any core area.
The remaining 33 credit hours may be chosen from any core area. A minimum of 15 of these 33 credit hours must be 300 or 400 level courses.
Capstone Course Requirement
An additional Capstone Course (three credit hour) course (*) will be required in one of the 3 chosen core areas. NOTE: This is in addition to a capstone taken to meet the 15 credit hour requirement within the 3 chosen core areas. All Capstone Course requirements must be approved by the program advisor of the General Studies degree.