B.G.S., Integrative General Studies

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University of Central Florida

Bachelor of General Studies, Integrative General Studies

The Bachelor of Integrative General Studies offers you a flexible and self-designed curriculum. The program allows you to draw on your multidisciplinary course work to refine and demonstrate your attainment of six learning outcomes that are in high demand.

  • Understanding of common human themes, awareness of diverse cultures, and understanding of the cultural, historical, economic, and social implications of learning experiences.
  • Accomplishments as successful writers, speakers, and producers of digital materials in the academic, civic, and professional worlds.
  • Understanding of scientific methods and ability to apply them to challenges facing society.
  • Capacity as well-informed citizens who can reason and can apply analytical, statistical, and computational methods to the challenges of a globally-diverse and technologically rich environment.
  • Ability to assess and decipher information in a world full of conflicting sources.
  • Understanding of leadership skills, including decision-making, collaboration, and problem-solving.

What can I do with this Degree?

  • Community service manager
  • Nonprofit manager
  • Film director
  • Sales manager
  • Creative writer
  • And more!

What’s in it for you:

  • A personal coach to guide you through the enrollment process and along the path to graduation.
  • 100% fully online classes.
  • Credit for college credits previously earned from accredited institutions.
  • Scholarships, financial aid and grants for eligible students.

Admission Requirements

  • Approval by College of Undergraduate Studies and Knights Student Success Center
  • Completion of 75 or more credit hours

Degree Requirements

  • Students must declare the BIGS major prior to filing their intent to graduate.
  • Students must earn at least a “C” (2.0) in each core course.
  • Courses designated in 1 (General Education Program) and 2 (Common Program Prerequisites) are usually completed in the first 60 hours.
  • Students in this program are not eligible for a double degree or double major.