An appointment with the Director of the Program, Jerrill Anderson, is required to provide a thorough overview of the B.E.S. Schedule an Appointment. In general, a student must satisfy the following requirements:
Transfer credits – Students may transfer credits from other institutions to St. Cloud State. Information about transfer procedures and residency requirements available from Records and Registration on SCSU’s website.
Graduate School – Students should plan their B.E.S. undergraduate program to meet the requirements of graduate institutions or programs that interest them. It is recommended that students investigate graduate admission criteria while pursuing the B.E.S. degree in order to tailor their course choices to graduate degree progrm requirements.
Prospective employers – The B.E.S. degree provides the same high level of academic achievement as any other baccalaureate degree. It utilizes 21st century technology to help students complete degree programs and recognizes changing approaches to higher education for students at all stages of academic progress. The Program Proposal that is required of B.E.S. candidates allows students to think through their reasons for pursuing their undergraduate degrees through the B.E.S. program. Creating the Program Proposal gives students the opportunity to develop clear and reasoned answers to give any employer inquiring about this degree program.