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Online Bachelor of General Studies - Organizational Studies

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Total Credit Hours
120

Cost Per Credit Hour
$291

Accelerate Your Career in Business.

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It’s time to advance your professional path and with LSUA's Online Bachelor of General Studies with a Concentration in Organizational Studies through LSU Online, you can do just that. This program has been developed for working professionals to build skills in communication, leadership, and teamwork necessary to lead an organization. It is a flexibly scheduled undergraduate degree that accepts transfer credit from a wide variety of disciplines. Students pursuing the Online BGS at LSU Online will find this business-oriented degree completion pathway allows them to advance in the ranks of an organization and pursue graduate studies.

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Total Credit Hours
120

Cost Per Credit Hour
$291

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Cost

The final cost of this program is determined after all transfer credits are evaluated. For the BGS with Concentration in Organizational Studies program, you are able to transfer 75% of previous credits.

Total credit hours per program: 120 credit hours

Cost per credit hour: $291

Total cost with fees, and the maximum amount of credits allowed to transfer into the program: $8,730

Total cost with fees, no transfer credits and no financial aid: $34,920

Cost per credit hour and fees are subject to change. Please consult an Enrollment Concierge for final program cost.

Course Listings

General Education (39 hours)

  • General English | Credit hours: 6
  • General Education Social Sciences | Credit hours: 3
  • General Education MATH 1021 | Credit hours: 3
  • General Education MATH | Credit hours: 3
  • General Education Natural Sciences | Credit hours: 9
  • General Education Communication Studies | Credit hours: 3
  • General Education History | Credit hours: 3
  • General Education Humanities | Credit hours: 3
  • General Education Fine Arts | Credit hours: 3
  • CMIS 1000* | Credit hours: 3

*BUSN 1001 Introduction to Business required

*CMIS 100 can also be met through an acceptable score in the computer competency examination.

Concentration Curriculum (27 hours)

  • Financial Accounting, ACCT 2001 | Credit hours: 3
  • Principles of Macroeconomics, ECON 2010 | Credit hours: 3
  • Principles of Management, MGMT 3200 | Credit hours: 3
  • Principles of Marketing, MKTG 3401 | Credit hours: 3
  • Fundamentals of Information Systems, CMIS 2100 | Credit hours: 3
  • Business and Society, MGMT 3211 | Credit hours: 3
  • Multinational Management, MGMT 4420 | Credit hours: 3
  • Human Behavior in Organizations, MGMT 4620 | Credit hours: 3
  • One 3 hour MGMT electives at 4000 leve | Credit hours: 3

Enrichment Blocks

Two 12-hour blocks selected from these disciplines - 24 hours each:

  • Criminal Justice
  • Psychology
  • Humanities (English, History, Philosophy, Religion, Communication Studies, French, Interpretation, Spanish)
  • Social Science (Anthropology, Geography, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology)
Admission Requirements

For university acceptance, first-time freshman must meet the following criteria:

  • Completion of TOPS University Diploma, or its equivalent college readiness core curriculum at time of high school graduation AND
  • High School GPA of 2.0 or higher AND
  • Require no more than ONE Developmental Course (or qualify for co-requisite delivery of Freshman Composition or College Algebra) AND
  • Either 2.0 GPA, or greater in Core Courses, or ACT Composite of 20* or greater

 

Transfer students to LSUA must meet one of the following sets of criteria:

  • Have earned a transferable associate degree or higher
  • Have earned at least 18 hours of college-level credit, including a college-level English and college-level mathematics course, with a grade of “C” or higher in each, and an overall GPA of at least 2.0
  • Have earned from a community college at least 12 hours of college-level credit, including a college-level English and college-level mathematics course, with a grade of “C” or higher in each, and an overall GPA of at least 2.0, or meet freshman admission requirements and be in good standing with their previous institution
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