School of Sciences
General Studies Degree Program
Bachelor of General Studies Degree
36 cr. - Twelve credit hours in each of the three required areas of learning: social and behavioral sciences, arts and humanities, and science and mathematics (Note: Credit hours required in each area must be taken in at least two academic disciplines.)
18 cr. - A minimum of 18 additional credit hours in one of the preceding areas with courses from at least two academic departments-concentration area.
66 cr. - Electives (15 of the 66 hours must be course work within the Schools of Humanities, Social Sciences or Sciences)
120 cr. - Total credit hours required for the B.G.S., with a minimum grade point average of a 2.0. Bachelor degree graduates of this program will comply with the general education requirements as determined by the IU Kokomo Faculty Senate.
At least 30 of the 120 required credit hours of course work must be taken within Indiana University. Self-acquired competency credit may not be counted toward this 30 credit hour minimum. At least 30 of the required 120 credit hours must be in upper-division course work. Upper-division courses are numbered in the 300s and 400s. A grade of C– or better must be achieved in the three required areas and the concentration area to be counted toward the degree.