Jun 04, 2020  
2013-2014 Undergraduate Catalog 
2013-2014 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

General Studies (B.S.)

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Core Curriculum Requirements 60 hours

Refer to Semester Core Curriculum Areas A-E  

Area A1: No exceptions

Area A2: No exceptions

Area B: No exceptions

Area C: No exceptions

Area D: No exceptions

Area E: No exceptions

Area F. General Studies 18 hours

  •  Students must complete 18 hours of 1000-2000 level coursework in support of their chosen focus groups


Major Requirements 60 hours

Focus Groups (45 hours)

 Students must complete 15 hours of 3000-4000 level coursework in each of three focus groups. Students may choose from the following list of focus groups:

  1. Fine and Performing Arts: Art, Communication, Music and Theater
  2. Natural Sciences: Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Engineering, Geography, Geology, Physics
  3. Social Sciences: Anthropology, Criminal Justice, Political Science, Psychology and Sociology
  4. Business: Accounting, Business, Economics, Finance, Management, Marketing
  5. Mission Related: International, Leadership, and Military Science
  6. Humanities: English, History, Journalism, Modern Languages and Philosophy
  7. Mathematics/Computers: Mathematics and Computer Science
  8. Pre-Professional Programs: Athletic Training, Nursing, Physical Education and Teacher Education

Electives (12 hours)

  • Twelve (12) hours to be determined by the student

Other Requirements

  • Learning Goals
    • US Perspective
    • Global Perspective
    • Critical Thinking
  • US and Georgia History Requirements
  • US and Georgia Constitution Requirements
  • Regents’ Reading and Writing Requirements


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