Program Information

School: Athabasca University
Faculty: General Studies
Degree: Bachelor; Online
Field of Study: General Studies
Description: The Bachelor of General Studies degree is one of the most popular programs at Athabasca University. It provides a framework of individualized study within an Applied Studies designation that offers students the freedom to choose courses to meet career or educational goals. Unlike the other degrees offered by Athabasca University, the Bachelor of General Studies does not have a residency requirement, and degree requirements may be completed at institutions other than Athabasca University.

Graduates of general studies are employed in practically all fields, including business, education, public administration, public relations, sales, and social service. A significant number of graduates continue in graduate programs in such diverse fields as business, education, law, ministry, and social work.

URL: Applied Studies at Athabasca University
Course Based: Yes
Length: 3 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

Admission Requirements

Additional Admission Requirements:

    There are no formal admission requirements for this program. If you16 or older you are eligible to enroll in the BGS. You can enrol anytime and start right away, regardless of your previous education.