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University Studies

Program Info

Students can receive an Associate or Bachelors of University Studies degree.   A major, minor, or area of concentration is not required for the Bachelor of University Studies degree. Students may take a wide variety of subjects or concentrate all studies beyond the general education requirements in a single discipline.

 

Accreditations

Associate of University Studies

Bachelors of University Studies

Associate of University Studies Degree Requirements  

  • Complete a minimum of 60 semester hours of prescribed and elective college credit. A prescribed program is not required for the Associate of University Studies degree.
  • Earn a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 on all work at the University.
  • Complete at least 16 semester hours at Morehead State University, including one semester preceding graduation. Correspondence courses do not satisfy this requirement.
  • Complete the three credit hour FYS 101: First Year Seminar course during the student's first academic year if the student begins as a freshman or transfers to MSU with less than 24 credit hours.
  • For students with 24 or more transfer credit hours, the FYS 101 requirement is waived but the student must complete an additional course in SBS I or SBS II to meet general education requirements.
  • Complete 15 semester hours of general education requirements. See the general education course requirements for Associate's Degree Requirements in the Undergraduate Catalog.  

Note: Credit earned by a combination of correspondence courses and credit by examination cannot exceed 32 semester hours toward a baccalaureate degree or 16 semester hours toward an associate degree. 

Bachelor of University Studies Degree Requirements

  • Complete a minimum of 120 semester hours of prescribed and elective college credit, 42 semester hours of which must be courses numbered 300 or above.
  • Earn a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 on all work completed at the University
  • Complete at least 32 hours at Morehead State University , with the last 16 hours preceding graduation earned from MSU. Correspondence courses do not satisfy this requirement.
  • Complete 36 semester hours of general education courses. See the general education course requirements for Bachelor's Degree Requirements in the Undergraduate Catalog.
  • Complete a three credit hour FYS 101: First Year Seminar course during the first academic year if the student begins as a freshman or transfers to MSU with less than 24 credit hours.
  • For students with 24 or more transfer credit hours, the FYS 101 requirement is waived but the student must complete a course in SBS I or SBS II to meet general education requirements.  

Note: Credit earned by a combination of correspondence courses and credit by examination cannot exceed 32 semester hours toward a baccalaureate degree or 16 semester hours toward an associate degree.

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