Bachelor's Degree in University Studies

College of Arts and Sciences

Degree: Bachelor of Science
Major: University Studies
Concentrations: Ethnicity, Race and Gender, Global Health, Health Sciences, Human Development, Multidisciplinary, Organizational Leadership, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Supply Chain Management
Hours: 120

University studies

Delivery Options:

 On-Campus       Online

Degree Description

Lamar University's Department of University Studies offers both a Bachelor of Science. University Studies comprises various concentrations that allow you to custom-tailor your coursework to suit your needs. You must have a concentration to major in University Studies. You have the option to do the traditional 15-week on-campus course or the eight-week online course. 
Current concentrations:
  • Ethnicity, Race and Gender
  • Global Health
  • Health Sciences
  • Human Development
  • Multidisciplinary
  • Organizational Leadership
  • Social and Behavioral Sciences
  • Supply Chain Management

What is unique about University Studies at Lamar University?

Earning a bachelor's degree in University Studies provides you with flexible online and on-campus learning, enables you to custom-tailor your course work, maximizes earned hours in order to expedite graduation and allows you the opportunity to use technical OR prior experimental learning credit to satisfy degree requirements.

Online B.S. University Studies

Courses You May Take

Professional Writing: This course is a supervised preparation of professional reports according to standard usage recommended by professional societies. 

Lifelong Learning and Portfolio Development: This course lays the foundation for the program of study by investigating current issues in the philosophy of higher education. It will establish academic, personal and professional goals for degree completion while introducing you to the portfolio process and improving your critical thinking and communication skills.

Senior Seminar: This course completes the assessment of the personal, educational and professional goals and outcomes outlined in your other classes.

Career Paths

Earning a degree in University Studies will prepare you to work in a wide variety of job fields because of the several different concentrations, ranging from education, healthcare or business. 

Primary Careers

Education, healthcare, human resources, public administration, teaching, marketing