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Bachelor of Science or Arts in University Studies Online

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Program Overview

The University Studies degree, formerly Individualized Studies (IDVP), is designed to allow you to build your academic program around your interests and goals. You are able to emphasize your personal and professional goals and interests through a customized plan of study. 

The degree awarded is either the Bachelor of Arts or the Bachelor of Science, depending on the program. The designated major is university studies.

Benefits of UToledo

The University of Toledo is a 4 year, public, regionally accredited university that has been serving students since 1872. As a student, you will enjoy: direct contact with your Success Coach and advisors, and interactive faculty to help you achieve your goals. UToledo also has many resources that a large institution offers such as; eTutoring, IT Help Desk, and eLibrary.

Program Details

Students work in close collaboration with UToledo advisors to create a custom program of study. All programs must be approved by a committee of faculty and meet specific University College degree requirements. Once approved, students enjoy personalized advising, access to all of UToledo’s academic resources, and the ability to pursue highly-focused coursework that aligns with their interests.


We make the transfer process seamless. You receive an official evaluation as soon as we receive your official transcripts. You can also get an unofficial evaluation from

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Students choose an online bachelor degree in university studies to fulfill a variety of academic and career objectives.

The program is flexible enough to qualify individuals in a broad range of professions and the career possibilities are as varied as the programs themselves.

Many graduates work in marketing and communications, human resources, healthcare, social work, and conservation. 

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Admission requirements

*Students who do not qualify for direct admission may be admitted to Exploratory Studies in University College.

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Last Updated: 6/27/22