Prospective Students

Making the decision to pursue a college degree—at any stage of your life or career—is an important one! At the College of General Studies, we specialize in meeting the needs of students who lead busy lives and want programs that complement, not conflict, with their schedule. Our priorities are providing our students with an affordable, world-class education, and supporting them with the resources and services they need to achieve their academic and professional goals.

Academic Programs

Our programs are designed for adults who want to continue or complete their education and earn the credentials they need to stand out in a competitive hiring market. We offer classes in a variety of formats and locations so you have choices about how, where, when, and at what pace you complete your degree.

Student Services

Take a look at the various services we provide for our students, or get involved in a student organization!

Applying to CGS

Applying to the College of General Studies is easy. Whether you are looking to complete your degree at CGS, take classes toward a certificate program, complete post-baccalaureate courses to prepare for graduate school, or transfer some classes back to your home university, you've come to the right place.