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General Studies

West Texas A&M University

48 months
Duration
465 USD/credit 13950 USD/year
80 USD/credit 2400 USD/year
50 USD/credit 1500 USD/year
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About

In an economy where tomorrow’s jobs will be quite different from today, a general background with concentrations in subjects of interest to you will provide the greatest preparation for your future. General Studies is offered at West Texas A&M University.

Overview

Pick courses based on your post-graduate goals and apply your past learning to create a customized degree. You can specialize in education, business, agriculture and more without the limitations of a traditional degree.

Engage in personal mentorships with fellow students from across the region. General Studies is offered at West Texas A&M University.

Built to be Affordable

  • WT tuition and fees are among the most affordable in Texas
  • Up to 81 hours of prior learning is accepted. You can complete these at your community college or get started at WT
  • Scholarships for transfer students are available if you choose to attend WT full time
  • WT programs are eligible for federal and state financial aid

Programme Structure

  • For the B.G.S. degree, the student must complete, in addition to the WTAMU core curriculum, a minimun of 78 hours of electives, including at least 39 advanced hours earned at WTAMU (grade of "C" or better in advanced hours). Some advanced course work is available online. In addition, at least 30 of the final 36 hours counted toward a degree must be earned at WTAMU. Minors are not permitted with the B.G.S. degree.
  • A maximum of 36 hours in one academic discipline can count toward this degree. An academic discipline is designated by a course prefix, as ENGL for English or POSC for political science. Music courses, whether MUSI (music) or MUAP (applied music) or MUEN (ensemble), are counted as one academic discipline. Education courses, whether EDEC, EDEL, EDPD, EDRD, EDSE, EDSP, EDT and EPSY, are counted as one academic discipline.

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants must meet one of the following and have a minimum 2.0 Cumulative High School GPA:

  • High School Class Rank - Top 30%
  • 3.0 Cumulative High School GPA (4.0 Scale)
  • 21 ACT Composite Score or 1060 SAT Composite Score

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13950 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 465 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    2400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 80 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • In-State

    1500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 50 USD per credit during 48 months.

Tuition per semester credit hour

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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