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General Studies

Saint Louis University

48 months
650 USD/credit 19500 USD/year
650 USD/credit 19500 USD/year
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The General Studies at Saint Louis University offers students the opportunity to learn ways of thinking and practical skills that align with the competencies employers demand in the 21st century


About General Studies at Saint Louis University

As part of this interdisciplinary program, you'll explore the value of innovative reflection, inquiry and analysis, quantitative and financial literacy, leadership, ethical reasoning and civic engagement. You will also select a minor, certificate or liberal arts focus as part of your degree path. This additional feature allows you to deepen your expertise in one specialized area while also enhancing your broad-based interpersonal and leadership skills. The B.A. in general studies culminates in an integrative capstone course.


SLU's bachelor’s degree in general studies equips students with versatile skills that are highly marketable in a rapidly changing work environment. The degree empowers students to thrive in a diverse range of industries from financial services to health care to universities. The broad disciplinary training also gives students the opportunity to pursue graduate work in several different fields of study. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Igniting Success: Jesuit Education and the Adult Learner
  • Theological Foundations
  • Principles of Data Analysis
  • Ethics of Writing
  • Public Speaking in Org. Life

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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SLU will continue accepting applications while space is available.


120 SCH



Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete an online application.
  • If you are applying to enter SLU as a first-time, freshman student, we’ll also ask you to complete an essay. 
  • There is no application fee to apply for undergraduate admission to SLU. 
  • Send transcripts of all secondary work.
  • Submit proof of your English language proficiency.
  • These are scores from any standardized test you may have taken to prepare for college- TOEFL, IELTS, PTE, SAT, ACT or Duolingo score. All of our international applicants are required to demonstrate their English proficiency, and these tests can help us make that determination.
  • If you do not meet SLU’s direct entry requirements, we encourage you to apply to the Pathway or English Language programs offered by INTO Saint Louis University.
  • Work Experience: At least three years or the equivalent.
  • Coaching session: Successful completion of a meeting with an academic coach 
  • Transcript: An official transcript from the most recent institution attended.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 650 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    19500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 650 USD per credit during 48 months.


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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