This is a Bachelor of General Studies (BGS) program. Please contact the BGS office at 1-888-298-3137 or (801) 422-4351.
Have 30 hours of campus residency.
Complete a minimum of 10 hours in the emphasis after formal admission to the BGS program.
Thirty of the 120 hours including 15 hours in the emphasis must be 300-level or above courses.
Students must earn a minimum 2.0 BYU grade point average, a minimum 2.0 cumulative grade point average, and a minimum 2.0 emphasis grade point average.
The program must be completed in eight years or less.
All emphasis courses taken after admission to BGS must be BYU courses.
Requirement 1 Complete 1 Course
Prerequisite course (must be completed before taking any other courses, includes preparing academic plan which must be approved before proceeding):
Requirement 2 Complete 3 Options
Option 2.1 Complete 1 Course
Option 2.2 Complete 2 Courses
Option 2.3 Complete 1 Course
Requirement 3 Complete 15.0 hours from the following Options
Option 3.1 Complete up to 15.0 hours from the following Courses
BYU 300- and 400-level campus courses (including Salt Lake Center classes) in English may also be used to fill emphasis electives. Only one additional general education Advanced Written and Oral Communication course (Engl 311, 312, 313, 314, 315, or 316) may be used to satisfy emphasis requirements.
Requirement 4 Complete 1 Course
As the last course in the emphasis, (section 101):
Requirement 5 Complete 1 Course
Complete a capstone experience (last course to be completed):