General Studies at BHSU


Did you know that in just ten years, more than 60% of all new jobs will require a college education? Have you earned college credits but never completed your degree? Are you ready to complete your Bachelor’s degree? BHSU now offers a Bachelor’s degree in General Studies. The General Studies degree is a flexible option to help you complete your degree. Courses can be taken at our campus in Spearfish, online, or at the University Center in Rapid City.

Students have the flexibility of choosing courses from three emphasis areas, along with the general education requirements for a total of 120 credits.

The Bachelor of General Studies is a degree program designed for the student returning to college after an absence and who has earned significant college credit. It is not designed for first-time freshmen.

Expand your Career.
The General Studies degree will make you marketable for career positions that require a bachelor’s degree. It can assist you in getting that position you have always wanted.

Get started today to achieve your goal of finishing your degree with the General Studies from BHSU.

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Earn your degree in General Studies and:

  • Get promoted in your current career
  • Expand your education
  • Finish a degree


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