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Bachelor's in General Studies on University of the Cumberlands campus

Chart Your Future with a Bachelor's Degree in General Studies!

You know you need a college education to get ahead in life, but maybe you're not quite sure what you want to do after college. Perhaps you are the type of student that knows exactly what you want to do after college, but no specific degree track seems to fit your career goals.  At University of the Cumberlands, we have the program you need because it’s the program you personalize!

As a General Studies major, you have the luxury of putting together a degree program that perfectly fits your educational needs … and your career goals. Instead of focusing on one specific field of study, you’re able to explore and excel in multiple disciplines. You’ll select three minors to pursue from three distinct academic departments to chart your course to a Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, or Bachelor of Music degree in General Studies.

In the belief that freedom is the result of respect for truth and concern for humanity, University of the Cumberlands attempts to foster in its general education degree students a heightened awareness and sensitivity to the search for truth and a deepened responsibility toward mankind.  With core coursework in math, science, culture, history, and faith, you’ll benefit from a well-rounded education in the Arts & Sciences curriculum. You’ll get the foundational skills in communication, critical thinking, and professionalism that traditionally come with a college education.


Costs for programs of study at University of the Cumberlands are competitive and affordable. Click here to view tuition rates and fees. 

Prepare for your future with a personalized General Studies degree program at University of the Cumberlands. Contact us today to learn more about this general education major or our other liberal arts degree programs. Let’s talk about our test-optional college admissions process, scholarship opportunities, and more! 

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Career Path

A University of the Cumberlands degree prepares you for the rigors of the professional world. Your career opportunities are almost limitless with this program.