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Online General Studies Bachelor's Degree

Make your own college degree with a bachelor's in general studies!

You know you need a college education to get ahead in life, but you can’t find one that really fits your educational or career goals. Wouldn’t it be nice to create your own major, one that better fits your ambitions and needs. At University of the Cumberlands, we can help. We offer the degree program you need because it’s the program you can personalize. Create your own degree online program with our available general studies credentials: BA General Studies or BS General Studies. 

Can you get a Bachelor's in General Studies Online?

At Cumberlands, you can. Our online General Studies program, offered at a bachelor’s level, lets you develop 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 develop your blueprint to your Bachelor of Arts or a Bachelor of Science in General studies online.

It’s the perfect personalized degree program for working professionals who are already established in a career, who want to prepare for advancement opportunities, and are looking to capitalize on prior learning experiences. You can even transfer in credit from previously taken college courses and shorten your time to graduation.

With core coursework in math, science, culture, history, and faith, you’ll benefit from a well-rounded education in Science & Arts curriculum. And you’ll gain the core skills in professionalism, communication, and critical thinking that traditionally come with a college education.

Bachelor of General Studies Job Prospects

What careers can you pursue with an online general studies bachelor’s degree? The possibilities are endless because you’re in control of your education. Is there a particular skill you want to bring to a specific field, this is your chance to create your own major specific to that field. Choose from minor options in business, health and fitness, behavioral science, education, technology, media, Christian studies and more. You could find yourself in the mission field working out technology fixes for populations in need. Or you could find work as a media studies consultant for healthcare organizations. The future is in your hands. 


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 brighter future with a personalized General Studies degree from University of the Cumberlands. Discover why University of the Cumberlands is one of the best test-optional colleges in KY for your degree-seeking educational dreams. Contact us today to learn more about our variety of bachelor’s and associate degree programs.

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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.