College of General Studies

Overview of the College of General Studies

We specialize in addressing the unique needs of students who are already busy with work, family, and community responsibilities. Our priorities are providing our students with a high-quality education that will help them change or advance their careers, and supporting them with the personalized services and resources they need to achieve their academic and professional aspirations.

CGS Spring Open House | March 15

Start or complete a degree at CGS! Don't miss the CGS Spring Open House on March 15 @ 3 p.m. Can't make it to Open House? Come see us when it's convenient for you. Schedule a preadmissions appointment today by calling 412-624-6600!    

News & Events

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Read with a Plan: A Workshop on Effective Reading Strategies
Thursday, February 4
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
The McCarl Center for Nontraditional Student Success | 1400 Posvar Hall

Adam Robinson will discuss reading strategies that will increase your comprehension and maybe even save you a little time.  Bring questions for this interactive workshop.

Register for Summer Sessions

Collegiate Assessment of Academic Proficiency (CAAP) Testing
Monday, February 15 - Monday, February 22
(All day)
The McCarl Center Conference Room | 1429 Posvar Hall

Visit this link to view time slots and register!