General Studies (BS)
The program is designed to fit a student’s academic and career goals. The student will explore a range of subject areas to broaden understanding of the world, analyze issues, formulate reasoned conclusions, and effectively communicate ideas. This degree encourages students to be leaders in the community and also prepares students for graduate studies in a wide range of subjects.
Requirements for admission are as follows:
- Successful completion of Associate degree in appropriate area.
Requirements for graduation are as follows:
- Completion of all course work in the curriculum.
- A minimum of a 2.0 cumulative grade point average.
- A minimum of 40 credit hours of 300 and 400 level course work.
- Completion of assessment project.
- The student will create written and oral communication to meet professional standards.
- The student will demonstrate advanced use of technology.
- The student will demonstrate research skills by retrieving, evaluating, and using information appropriately.
- The student will develop critical thinking skills and reflective processing of information to enhance problem solving.
|General Education Requirements|
|ENGL 110||Composition I||3|
|ENGL 120||Composition II||3|
|COMM 110||Fundamentals of Public Speaking||3|
|MATH 103||College Algebra||4|
|PSYC 100||First Year Learning Experience||3|
|SOC 120||Transitions-Graduation & Beyond||2|
|NAS 101||Ochethi Sakowin Language for Beginners||3|
|or NAS 103||Introduction to Ochethi Sakowin Language, Culture & History|
|Native American Studies Elective|
|Select one course from Native American Studies||3|
|PSYC 111||Introduction to Psychology||3|
|Select two one-hour courses or any one two-hour course||2|
|Select two four-hour courses||8|
|CSCI 101||Introduction to Computers||3|
|MATH 210||Elementary Statistics||3|
|Electives 100+ Level 1||41|
|HUM 497||General Studies Capstone||1|
|MATH 314||Applied Statistics||3|
|Electives 300+ Level 1||36|