Bachelor of Arts in General Studies Online

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The online general studies program is a bachelor of arts program that allows students to tailor their bachelor’s degree to their personal and professional goals using the student-initiated major at Aurora University.

This interdivisional major allows for maximum transfer credit application and course option flexibility. Depending on your prior coursework, this program can be completed by earning 30 credit hours in as little as 15 months.

Online Format

8-Week Courses

Transfer up to 90 Credits

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Online Classes That Support Your Aspirations

With Aurora University’s online general studies degree, you can learn from faculty with real-world experience while taking classes that match your personal and professional goals.

Your Education is More Flexible and Affordable

Higher education is now more accessible with Aurora University Online. As a student, you will utilize a convenient learning platform that puts the path to a degree at your fingertips. Because AU Online uses OER in some programs, you can benefit from significant savings on textbook costs.

Gain Knowledge for Entry-Level Positions

By customizing your bachelor’s in general studies degrees, you can take classes that prepare you for the career field that interests you. Additionally, acquiring a bachelor’s degree can open doors to more career options with the possibility of a higher salary.

Potential Career Fields

  • Business
  • Communications
  • The humanities

Aurora University Online has a strong tradition of serving students with a quality education rooted in the foundational principles of academic excellence. AU Online strives to make college affordable for students while designing degree programs around quality curricula to foster career success.

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Aurora University is a participant in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements initiative.

Aurora University is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission to grant bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees.