Bachelor of General Studies in General Studies

COLLEGE OF ARTS, HUMANITIES AND SOCIAL SCIENCES

Southeastern's General Studies program allows students to explore multiple interests, prepare for graduate studies or complete a degree for personal satisfaction or job promotion. The program offers flexibility in helping students set and achieve their academic goals.

Career Information
Types of Jobs
  • Account Executive
  • Attorney
  • Banker
  • Buyer
  • Human Resources Professional
  • Legal Assistant or Paralegal
  • Lobbyist
  • Manager
  • Mental Health Counselor
  • Office Administrator
  • Program Director
  • Public Relations Professional
  • Sales Representative or Manufacturing Representative
  • Social Service Administrator
  • Trainer
  • Writer/Journalist
Types of Employers
  • Banks
  • Corporations
  • Early childhood programs
  • Hotels
  • Restaurants
  • Retailers
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS
  • Flexible, specialized curriculum designed for each student

  • Ongoing faculty research and development

  • Scholarly faculty involvement through presentations and publications

  • Student access to licensed career counselors as advisors

  • Positive feedback from General Studies students

  • Successful completion of programs for many transfer and non-traditional/returning students

  • Student access to many online course offerings

  • Preparation for graduate or pre-professional programs

  • Honors curriculum available

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
  • Total semester hours required: 120-122

CONCENTRATIONS
  • Arts

  • Humanities

  • Natural Sciences

  • Applied Sciences

  • Behavioral Sciences

  • Applied Behavioral Sciences

MINORS
  • Arts

  • Humanities

  • Natural Sciences

  • Applied Sciences

  • Behavioral Sciences

  • Applied Behavioral Sciences

  • Business

Related Degrees
  • Bachelor of Arts in Sociology

  • Bacholor of Science in Family and Consumer Sciences

CAMPUS ORGANIZATIONS & ACTIVITIES
  • Many campus organizations are available to General Studies students

 
Contact Information

Ms. Rebecca Hite

rhite@southeastern.edu

985-549-3755

Mailing address: SLU 10672, Hammond, LA 70402

On-campus address: North Campus Main Building, Room 289

Program website