Bachelor of Arts in General Studies

Why Choose General Studies at WIU?

  • Regionally-accredited undergraduate, non-majored degree is affordable, flexible, and available fully online
  • Personalized program of study designed by the student in consultation with an advisor
  • Exciting and innovative internship possibilities across the country and around the world
  • Minors are not required, but students can chose up to three minors to complete as part of their degree plan
  • Partnerships with many community colleges throughout the United States allow for maximum transferability
  • Serves the unique needs of the military, military veterans, and military families as a Servicemembers Opportunity College (SOC) and by accepting ACE Guide-evaluated military training and CLEP and DSST examinations

Program Availability

  • Macomb
  • Quad Cities
  • Online

Job Placements of WIU Graduates

  • Business and industrial organizations
  • Government entities
  • Human services agencies