University of Houston-Victoria

University College

Undergraduate Degrees in University Studies

Fast Track OptionBachelor of Arts in University Studies 
Bachelor of Science in University Studies

Program Overview

The bachelor’s degree in University Studies provides students with the marketable skills needed to be successful in the workforce while also using coursework already taken to graduate faster. The University Studies degree gives students a broad-based education with a range of academic disciplines to help prepare them for a variety of career paths. The degree meets the following objectives by providing students with:

  • Skills in critical thinking, innovation, inquiry and analysis, evaluation and synthesis of information
  • Communication skills, including effective development, interpretation and expression of ideas through written, oral and visual communication
  • The ability to connect choices, actions and consequences to ethical decision-making

Who is This Degree For?

The bachelor’s degree in University Studies is designed for students seeking a multidisciplinary degree that allows them to investigate different areas of study and use academic coursework already earned. Students must fulfill the following degree requirements:

  • Minimum of 120 semester credit hours
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.0
  • Minimum of 36 hours of upper-division credit (including 30 hours completed in residence at UHV)

Contact Your Advisor

Schedule an appointment with Cherlyn Hodge using the Navigate Student App found in the Google Play Store or Apple App store.

Cherlyn Hodge

Cherlyn Hodge
Student Success Coach, UNIV Instructor and FastTrack Advisor
Phone: (361) 570-4225