General RequirementsBachelor of science degree
Each degree offered by the College of Human Ecology provides graduates with a foundation for professional practice and life long learning. Graduates from all degree programs in the college will be able to:
Basic curriculum requirements are listed below. See specific program descriptions for details.
General studies (39 hours minimum)
As required by the university, students must meet university general education requirements of 18 credits in approved general education courses, at least 6 credit hours of which must be at the 300 level or above. Only courses completed at Kansas State University and approved for university general education can be used to meet these requirements.
For more information about university general education requirements, see the Degrees section of this catalog. For a current list of approved university general education courses: www.ksu.edu/registrar/enroll/gened.html
To ensure breadth in the general education experience, each College of Human Ecology student must complete at least one approved university general education course in four of the following areas:
For transfer students who are required to complete only 9 credits in university general education courses, three of these areas must be represented. For transfer students required to complete only 6 credits, two of these areas must be represented.
Information about the transferability to Kansas State University of specific courses offered by most Kansas higher education institutions is available on the World Wide Web under the heading Kansas State University Transfer Equivalency Information. This information can be accessed at www.ksu.edu/admit/tran.html on the World Wide Web.