General Studies (B.G.S.)
A Well-Rounded Approach
Go beyond traditional academic boundaries to customize a degree that best fits your interests and career goals. Whether on campus or online, you will 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.
- Available on campus or online.
- In-state tuition for all full-time online students.
- Provides students with a broad-based 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.
- Opportunity to complete one or more minors or academic certificates.
Explore Your Major
Thursday, July 15 from 4-5 p.m. Pacific Time
Zoom Link: https://uidaho.zoom.us/j/82680336306
Join the CLASS Student Services team and explore your academic options as a general studies student. CLASS is here to help you customize a degree that fits your interests and passions, and you can get started in the fall without being committed to a particular career path. Meet other students in your major, connect with campus resources and learn about the exciting opportunities that await you.
Want to get started? Let your advisor know you're ready to register for classes now.