The general studies major with family & consumer sciences emphasis offers students a path to graduation that combines generalized study with disciplinary focus, leading to a Bachelor of Arts degree. General Studies majors are advised by faculty in the department of family & consumer sciences.
Baccalaureate Degree and Residency Requirements
All requirements for an undergraduate degree are listed under Academic Policies and Regulations. These requirements include a graduation requirement of at least one course in religion or theology.
Discuss the impact of health care policy and delivery systems on community members.
Advocate on behalf of individuals and communities to assist in resource utilization.
Demonstrate knowledge of wellness strategies that contribute to long term health.
Utilize appropriate communication skills (oral, written, visual) to advocate and educate a variety of constituents to ensure just policies that directly impact the health of individuals, families, and communities.
General Education Requirements
The 42 hours of general education requirements are presented in the undergraduate Academic Partnership Information section of this catalog. A course that meets a general education requirement may also meet a course requirement in the major or a course requirement in another discipline.
The following specific general education course must be chosen to meet the requirements of this major: