The online general studies degree from Campbellsville University comprises study in a variety of topics to help students discover their calling.

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Program Details

Next Start Date: 5/08/2024
Course Length: 8 Weeks
Estimated Length: 2 Years
Credit Hours: 64
Cost Per Credit: $424
Accreditation: SACSCOC

A.S. General Studies Overview

Campbellsville University’s associate degree in general studies allows students to develop a broad foundation of collegiate-level knowledge while exploring a variety of topics. Students pursuing this degree can determine which field they want to pursue further for a bachelor’s degree, making it the ideal program for students who are not sure which career path is of most interest to them. Additionally, students can immediately apply the skills they acquire through the degree to their current career or to an entry-level position in a variety of fields.

The 64-credit online associate degree in general studies covers subjects such as business administration, Christian studies, speech and interpersonal communications, English composition and psychology. Twelve credit hours of elective courses are also required and can be from any discipline.

Students can conveniently earn their general studies degree online with a flexible format. The program can be completed is as little as two years. Campbellsville University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).

Course Map

Campbellsville’s online associate degree in general studies consists of 64 credit hours, including 12 credit hours of electives. You must select courses that satisfy each core curriculum subject area, which include art, business administration, Christian studies, math, natural sciences and interpersonal communications. Transfer credits are considered on a case-by-case basis for the program.

Admissions Requirements

To apply to Campbellsville’s online general studies program, prospective students must submit or complete the following:

  1. Online application.
  2. Submit official copies of transcripts from each college or university previously or currently attended, along with a complete record of all courses attempted, to the Office of Admissions.
  3. If transferring less than 24 credit hours, submit official high school transcript.

Costs & Financial Aid

The online associate degree in general studies costs $424 per credit hour. In order to help students afford their education, Campbellsville University’s staff is available to work with students to discover available financial aid options.

Careers in General Studies

Students who graduate from Campbellsville University’s online associate degree in general studies can enter a variety of careers. Potential career outcomes include:

  • Administrative assistant
  • Office manager
  • Pharmacy technician
  • Medical receptionist
  • Customer service representative
  • Operations manager

Why CU Online?

Focused on Your Growth

Our well-rounded education in the arts and sciences is central to our goal of fostering your personal and professional growth.

Faith-Based Education

Founded in 1906 as a Christian university, we welcome diverse perspectives and prepare students to become Christian servant leaders.

Affordable and Convenient

Campbellsville seeks to provide an affordable education for its students. Our online degree programs are in a convenient format, so you can study whenever and wherever you want.


Campbellsville University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award certificates, associate, baccalaureate, master's and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the status of Campbellsville University.

Benefits of Learning Online

Campbellsville University offers several dynamic online degrees so that students can continue their education and hone their skills. Campbellsville’s online campus has been recognized as one of the best by numerous outlets. The institution’s faculty members have real-world experience in their fields, so students can get a glimpse of working in their prospective career. Students can also conveniently fit online coursework into their busy schedules.

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