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General Studies

In addition to the Southeast Missouri State University Cape campus, this degree is offered at our Poplar Bluff Delivery Site and our regional campuses in Kennett and Sikeston.


Southeast’s Bachelor of General Studies allows you to individually structure your degree program to fit your interests and goals, without requiring you to choose a major in a specific field. You can build a degree with your own area of focus and, unlike traditional majors, the Bachelor of General Studies program allows you to switch to another area of study with a minimum amount of additional course work.

What You'll Do

  • Complete the General Education program as part of a foundational educational component of their degree.
  • Choose upper-division courses that support their professional and personal goals.
  • Prepare themselves for career advancement or graduate school through successfully completing a curriculum focused on demonstrating college-level competencies

What You'll Study

  • General Education courses
  • 300-500 level courses
  • Other courses of your choosing

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Internships & Career Opportunities

  • Administrative positions
  • Managerial positions
  • Consultant positions


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