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B.G.S. General Studies

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College of Business and Economics
University of Idaho
ALB 125
875 Perimeter Drive MS 3161
Phone: (208) 885-6453
Fax: (208) 885-6296
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A Well-Rounded Approach

Go beyond traditional academic boundaries to customize a degree that best fits your interests and career goals. Work with your faculty advisor to design a course of study that gives you a well-rounded education in both the sciences and humanities. This major is excellent preparation for law or graduate school and careers in business or social services.

Fast Facts

  • Provides students with a broad-based liberal education
  • Classes taught by faculty from all departments in the university
  • Flexibility in choosing classes to meet academic and career goals
  • Advised by professional advisors
  • Many students complete one or more minors or academic certificates


Graduates have succeeded in gaining admission to graduate programs in Anthropology, Counseling Psychology, Business and Law School and a variety of jobs in the public and private sectors.

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Degree Roadmap

Students design an individualized four-year plan with direction from a professional advisor.
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Degree Prep No special degree preparation is required.

Students are eligible for UI general scholarships.

Financial Aid

To find out about deadlines, scholarships and eligibility requirements, please visit the University of Idaho Financial Aid Office.

Lab Fees

Lab fees are variable depending on course selection.

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Hands-On Learning

Many UI classes include service-learning projects in the community.


Internships are available both locally and nationally to meet individual interests and career goals.


Students have access to all university clubs and student organizations.