General Education Requirements

General Education Requirements for students who begin in academic year 2015-2016.

 

General Education requirement for students who began in academic years 2013-14 and 2014-2015:

UN 1015 – Composition Freshman year, 1st Semester (or 2nd)
UN 1025 – Global Issues Freshman year, 2nd Semester (or 1st)  May substitute upper level language course for UN1025, which can be postponed.
Select one course from the HUFA list Sophomore year, 1st or 2nd Semester
Select one course from the SBS list Sophomore year, 2nd or 1st Semester
12 CreditsHASS Requirements
 
  • At least 6 credits must be level 3000 or above. 
  • No more than 3 credits may be taken from the Creative Endeavors List.
  • No more than 3 credits may be taken from the Supplemental list.  
3 unitsCo-curricular courses

 Total = 24 Credits plus 3 units of co-curricular activity

EC 3400 - Economic Decision Analysis, is suggested for EE and CpE majors.

Computer Engineers using catalog years 2005-06 through 2012-13 take one of the following in HASS: (includes technology topics)

Modern Language Option for UN1025 - Global Issues: Students may use one upper level language course in place of UN1025.

Modern Language Option for UN1002 – World Cultures: Prior to fall 2013- Students may take two semesters of language plus UN 1003(Spring) in place of  UN 1002.  

For modern language placement questions, contact the Humanities Department at 906-487-2540.

HASS Elective Rules:

  • No more than 3 credits may be taken from the Creative Endeavors List and applied to general education.
  • No more than 3 credits may be taken from the Supplemental List and applied to general education.
  • At least 6 credits of HASS electives must be level 3000 or higher for all students, including transfer students.

HASS prior to fall 2013:  15 credits HASS required; same rules.  

Core prior to fall 2013: UN1001(or HUFA), UN1002(or UN1025), UN2001(or UN1015) & UN2002(or SBS).