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2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

General Education Unit


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Minimum 40 credits, required of all baccalaureate programs.

General Education Foundation (15 credits)


These requirements may also be satisfied by LSC placement exams, CLEP, Advanced Placement exams, suitable transfer credit, or departmental waivers. Departmental waivers given as a result of exam or for prior knowledge do not grant credit toward graduation.

English (6 credits)


Mathematics (At Least 6 Credits)


Choose courses from the following list totaling 6 credits. At least one of these courses must have an MAT designation, unless MAT-1020, Intermediate Algebra, is waived by placement test score. Students waiving MAT-1410 Precalculus by placement test score are exempted from the GEU Mathematics requirement altogether. Make your choice keeping in mind requirements for your major and prerequisites for classes you plan to take in the future.

3 Credits for Mathematics May Be Chosen From


General Education Distribution (25 - 27 credits)


One course from each outcome-based category:
 

Self and Social Interactions: One 3 credit course [LGSS1] Credits: 3 

The Human Experience: Written Language: One 3 credit course [LGWL2] Credits: 3 

The Human Experience: Arts and Design: One 3 credit course [LGAD3] Credits: 3 

Cross Cultural Awareness: One 3 credit course [LGCC4] Credits: 3 

Perspectives on the Past: One 3 credit course [LGPP5] Credits: 3  

Government and Economics: One 3 credit course [LGGE6] Credits: 3

Natural Resources and Sustainability: One 3 - 4 credit course [LGNR7] Credits: 3 - 4

Scientific and Empirical Reasoning: One 3 - 4 credit course [LGSE8] Credits: 3 - 4 


Note: the General Education requirements for an Associate of Science and/or an Associate of Art degree includes the General Education Foundation courses (less one Mathematics requirement and INT 2040), program specific courses, and one from each of the following four categories:

One course from either the Self and Social Interaction (LGSS1) or the Cross Cultural Awareness (LGCC4) General Education distribution categories

One from either the Human Experience: Written Language (LGWL2) or the Human Experience: Art and Design (LGAD3) General Education distribution categories

One from either the Perspectives on the Past (LGPP5) or the Government and Economics (LGGE6) General Education distribution categories

One from either the Natural Resources and Sustainability (LGNR7) or the Scientific and Empirical Reasoning (LGSE8) General Education distribution categories
 

Minimum Credits for the AA/AS GEU requirements: 34 Credits

Unrestricted Electives


Credits that are not required in major programs or the GEU.

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