If your interests are broad, your schedule so hectic that it is imperative that you have greater flexibility in your course selection, or any
major is sufficient for your career or education goals, a degree in General Studies may be for you. Extensive foundational learning, control
over your time, and the simple opportunity of attending college are the hallmarks of this major. Clearwater Christian College offers both the
A.A. and B.S. degrees in this major.
Why choose General Studies at Clearwater Christian
- Strong liberal arts core curriculum that serves as strong foundation for continued studies whatever they may be
- Automatic Bible minor that strengthens knowledge and encourages faith
- Biblical worldview perspective which gives an extensive, balanced approach to all academic and vocational pursuits
- Compassionate academic counselor trained to help you meet your goals quickly and efficiently
While there are no additional requirements, those enrolling in the General Studies major are expected to maintain a
minimum of a C average. General Study majors are also expected to expand their general education in a variety of
academic areas in order to establish a solid foundation for future study in a specific discipline or vocation.
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For the A.A. degree, students who major in General Studies basically complete the
liberal arts core.
For the B.S. degree, General Studies majors complete the liberal arts core and 64 additional credit hours
in any courses they select. The only parameter is that half of these hours must be taken on the 300-400 level.
What can I do with a major in General Studies?
The scope of vocational and academic pursuits are extensive due to the nature of free course selection in one's program and the
academic abilities and drive of the graduate.
What are CCC General Studies graduates doing now?
Food/hospitality industry, free-lance book editor, product specialist/copywriter, copywriter for religious radio program, business
owner of trucking company, recreation specialist, Christian camp ministry, data processor, paralegal coordinator, customer service
representative, middle school teacher, assistant hockey coach at state university, program administrator, middle school reading
specialist, presidential assistant at a brokerage firm, retail management, funeral director, United States Marine, graduate school
student, medical sales, youth pastor, and much, much more!
Graduate school pursuits: Old Dominion University, Ohio University, Southern Seminary, Fitchburg State University