The Associate of Arts degree in General Studies provides opportunities for students still undecided about their careers to explore possible educational and career options. It also serves as an entry program for students desiring to seek admission to baccalaureate or professional programs, either at Dakota State University or at another institution.
Graduates of this degree program will be expected to demonstrate their achievement of the general education objectives of the Board of Regents, to understand current and emerging computer-based technologies, and to use the basic skills of information processing.
System-wide General Education Requirement
Institutional Graduation Requirement
For further explanation of these three course requirements and goals, see the general education section in this catalog.
System-wide General Education Requirement (SGE) (30 Credits)