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Oral and Written Communication

COM 161 Intro. to Public Speaking
COM 181 Intro. to Interpersonal Communication
COM 260 Communication Ethics
CHN 101 Fundamental Communication in Chinese
CHN 102 Social Interactions in Chinese
CHN 201 Intercultural Chinese
CHN 202 Practical Applications in Chinese
ENG 105 Critical Reading, Writing, & Inquiry
ENG 204 Advanced Expository Writing
ENG 205 Writing for the Social Sciences 
ENG 214 Intro. to Creative Writing
ENG 224 Writing in the Professions
FRE 101 Fundamental Communication in French
FRE 102 Social Interactions in French
FRE 110 Basic Conversational French
FRE 201 Intercultural Communications in French
FRE 202 Practical Applications in French
FRE 210 Intermediate French Conversation
GER 101 Fundamental Communication in German
GER 102 Social Interactions in German
GER 110 Basic Conversational German
GER 201 Intercultural Communications in German
GER 202 Practical Applications in German
GER 210 Intermediate Conversational German
HON 165 Honors Seminar in Communication
JPN 101 Elementary Japanese I
JPN 102 Elementary Japanese II
JPN 110 Basic Conversational Japanese
JPN 201 Intermediate Japanese I
JPN 202 Intermediate Japanese II
JPN 210 Intermediate Conversational Japanese
SPA 101 Fundamental Communication in Spanish
SPA 102 Social Interactions in Spanish
SPA 110 Basic Conversational Spanish
SPA 201 Intercultural Communications in Spanish
SPA 202 Practical Applications in Spanish
SPA 210 Intermediate Conversational Spanish
THD 211 Oral Interpretation

Scientific Inquiry, Methodologies, and Quantitative Skills

Science Category

AST 115/116 Intro. to Astronomy/Lab
BIO 101 Biological Concepts
BIO 102 Introductory Biology
BIO 109 The Biology of Cancer
BIO 116 Biological Inquiry & Analysis
BIO 221 Zoology: Animal Form and Functions
BIO 222 Botany: Plant Form and Functions
CHE 101 Consumer Chemistry
CHE 105 Intro. Chem I
CHE 111 Essentials of Chem. & Biochem.
CHE 201 General College Chem.
CHE 202 Gen. Chem. & Quantitative Analysis
CHE 210 Brief Organic Chem.
CHE 215 Organic Chem. Lab
GSC 101 The Earth and the Environment
GSC 102 Earth Through Time
GSC 125 Weather and Climate
GSC 199 Earth Science
PHY 105 The Science of Sound
PHY 125/126 Brief Intro Physics/Lab
PHY 130/131 Gen. Physics/Lab
PHY 132/133 Gen. Physics II/Lab
PHY 235/236 Mechanics, Heat & Wave Motion/Lab
PHY 255/256 Electricity, Magnetism, & Light/Lab

Mathematics Category

HON 262 Honors Seminar in Mathematics
MAT 117 Mathematical Concepts
MAT 120 College Algebra with Business Applications
MAT 130 Technical Math I
MAT 135 Intro. to Probability & Statistics
MAT 140 College Algebra
MAT 145 Trigonometry
MAT 150 Algebra & Trigonometry
MAT 220 Business Calculus
MAT 230 Tech. Math II
MAT 250 Calculus & Analytic Geometry I
MAT 308 Calculus & Analytic Geometry II
MAT 309 Calculus & Analytic Geometry III
MAT 330 Technical Math III

World's Historical, Literary, & Philosophical Traditions

ART 211 Intro. to Art History I
ART 212 Intro. to Art History II
CIV 201/202 World Civ. (formerly CIV 101/102)
ENG 201 Appreciation of Literature
ENG 213 Film and Literature
ENG 243 Literary Masterpieces
HIS 201 Modern Europe
HIS 221 American Experience to 1865
HIS 222 American Experience since 1865
HON 100 Interdisciplinary Humanities and Fine Arts
HON 201 Honors Seminar in Social Science I
HON 202 Honors Seminar in Social Science II
HON 251 Seminar in Literature and Philosophy
HON 252 Seminar in Literature and Philosophy II
HUM 205 Humanistic Traditions Abroad
HUM 211 Western Humanities Tradition
PHI 103 Critical Thinking
PHI 201 Introduction to Philosophy
PHI 202 Ethics
PHI 321 Philosophy of Religion
PHI 357 Feminist Philosophy
POL 261 Introduction to Political Theory
RGS 200 Intro. to Comparative Religions

Global Awareness, Cultural Diversity, and the World's Artistic Traditions

AGR 200: International Agricultural Experience
AGR 353 World Food, Agriculture and Society
ANT 140 Intro. to Cultural Anthropology
ARC 150 Intro. to Archaeology
ART 105 Studio Art for Non-Majors
ART 121 Art Appreciation
ART 211 Intro. to History of Art I
ART 212 Intro. to History of Art II
CHN 101 Fundamental Communication in Chinese
CHN 102 Social Interactions in Chinese
CHN 105 Introduction to Chinese Culture
CHN 201 Intercultural Chinese
CHN 202 Practical Applications in Chinese.
CHN 340 Chinese Diversity Through Food 
CIV 290 Special Topics in World Civilizations
FRE 101 Fundamental Communication in French
FRE 102 Social Interactions in French
FRE 105 Introduction to French Culture
FRE 110 Basic Conversational French
FRE 201 Intercultural Communications in French
FRE 202 Practical Applications in French
FRE 210 Intermediate French Conversation
GDS 201 Introduction to Gender and Diversity 
GER 101 Fundamental Communication in German
GER 102 Social Interactions in German
GER 105 Introduction to German Culture
GER 110 Basic Conversational German
GER 201 Intercultural Communications in German
GER 202 Practical Applications in German
GER 210 Intermediate Conversational German
GSC 110 World Geography
HON 150 Honors Seminar in Archaeology
HON 161 Honors Seminar in Visual Arts
HON 162 Honors Seminar in Music
HON 163 Honors Seminar in Theatre
HON 164 Honors Seminar in Arts and Culture Abroad
HON 270 Honors Seminar in International Relations
HON 272 Honors Seminar in International Politics
HON 351 Honors Seminar in International Affairs
HUM 215 Humanities in the Modern World
JPN 101 Elementary Japanese I
JPN 102 Elementary Japanese II
JPN 105 Introduction to Japanese Culture
JPN 110 Basic Conversational Japanese
JPN 201 Intermediate Japanese I
JPN 202 Intermediate Japanese II
JPN 210 Intermediate Conversational Japanese
MLA 105 Intro. to Contemporary Culture
MUS 104 Intro. to Jazz History
MUS 105 Intro. to Music History
MUS 106 Music in Film
MUS 107 Intro. to Am. Music Theater
MUS 108 Intro. to World Music 
MUS 109 Introduction to Music Theory
POL 250 Intro. to International Relations
POL 252 Contemporary Political Systems
RGS 200 Intro. to Comparative Religions
SPA 101 Fundamental Communication in Spanish
SPA 102 Social Interactions in Spanish
SPA 105 Introduction to Spanish Culture
SPA 110 Basic Conversational Spanish
SPA 201 Intercultural Communications in Spanish
SPA 202 Practical Applications in Spanish
SPA 210 Intermediate Conversational Spanish 
THD 101 Dance Appreciation
THD 104 The Theatre Experience
THD 201 World Theater

Social and Self-Awareness and Responsible Citizenship

Ethics, Soc. Responsibility, & Civic Engagement

BIO 103 Saving Planet Earth
BIO 308 Ethics in Biology 
CRJ 140 Introduction to Criminal Justice
COM 260 Communication Ethics
ENG 226 Argument and Discourse
HIS 176 History of U.S. Constitution 
HIS 221 American Experience to 1865
HIS 222 American Experience since 1865
HON 212 Honors Seminar in Ethics
INF 101 Research in the Information Age
NLS 290: Introduction to the Role of Service and the Non-Profit Sector.
POL 140 American Government
PHI 202 Ethics 

Social Science

AGR 199 Contemporary Issues in Agriculture
ECO 140 Contemporary Economics
ECO 230 Principles of Macroeconomics
ECO 231 Principles of Microeconomics
EDP 260 Psychology of Human Development
EDU 103 Issues and Practice of Am. Education
HON 133 Honors Seminar in Sociology
HON 180 Honors Seminar in Psychology
HON 232 Honors Seminar in Economics
HON 270 Honors Seminar in International Relations
FIN 230 Personal Financial Planning
GDS 201 Introduction to Gender and Diversity 
POL 250 Intro. to International Relations
PSY 180 General Psychology
SOC 133 Intro. to Sociology
SOC 231 Social Problems

Enrichment Electives

Includes all courses under the thematic categories listed above

Technology-Intensive

BIS 399 Seminar in Integrated Studies
CSC 101 Intro. to Problem Solving
CSC 125 Internet and Web Page Design
CSC 199 Intro. to Information Technology

Writing-Intensive

All departments have identified a writing-intensive course for each of its majors and areas. Information on those courses can be obtained from the chair of the department or your academic advisor

* Students who have completed CIV 101 or CIV 102 will have satisfied the CIV course requirement

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