General Education Courses

Gen Ed Credit-by-Exam options

Effective July 1, 2013, general education courses are organized into four main categories. Some courses can be used to satisfy requirements in more than one category. You are encouraged to work with an academic advisor to plan your general education requirements.

Definitions:

Area Elective (A, B or C) - Any course listed in a specified outcome area. For example, an Intellectual and Practical Skills Elective means any course listed under "A. Intellectual and Practical Skills."

General Education - Any course listed for general education in any area including those listed under "D. General Education Electives."

A. Intellectual & Practical Skills Courses

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Communications

Computer Information Systems

Computer Science

Computer Technology

Controls

Electrical Technology

English

Journalism

Mathematics

Prior Learning Assessment (PLA)

Social Sciences

Statistics

B. Personal & Social Responsibility Courses

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Diversity/Global Literacy Courses

Anthropology

Communications

Literature

Geography

Global Studies

History

Political Science

Psychology

Religion

Sociology

Ethics Courses

C. Human Cultures & the Physical and Natural World Courses

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Human Cultures (Humanities) Courses

Art

Communications

English

Film

Homeland Security

Humanities

Journalism

Literature

Music

Philosophy

Photography

Religion

Spanish

Natural Sciences & Mathematics Courses

Administration of Justice

Astronomy

Biology

Chemistry

Computer Science

Computer Information Systems

Controls

Earth Science

Electrical Technology

Engineering Mechanics

Environmental Science

Fitness and Wellness

Geology

Gerontology

Global Studies

Mathematics

Physics

Statistics

Social Sciences Courses

Anthropology

Administration of Justice

Communications

Economics

Geography

Global Studies

History

Homeland Security

Leadership

Management

Political Science

Psychology

Sociology

Social Sciences

D. General Education Elective Courses

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