General Education Requirements

The School of Fine and Performing Arts majors, regardless of emphasis, requires 33  general education credits.  Each must complete:

School of Fine and Performing Arts
General Education Requirements

33
English  (CMP-115 may be waived by SAT of 530 or testing)9
CMP-115
Introduction to Expository Writing
3
CMP-120

BHP-100
Expository Writing
or
Great Ideas I
3
CMP-125

CMP-203

BHP 150
Research Writing
or
Literature and Composition
or
Great Ideas II 
3
Reading (2 basic education units may be required)
CRC-100

CRC-101
College Reading
or
Introduction to Academic Reading
 
Foreign Language
Two semesters of the same language are required, to be chosen from Chinese, French, German, Italian, Russian, or Spanish
6
Mathematics
(MTH-100S Math Skills Lab may be required)
3-4
MTH-102

MTH-105

MTH-210
Finite Mathematics
or
Algebra and Trigonometry
or
Calculus I
 
World History6
HIS-150World History to 15003
HIS-151World History since 15003
Literature
Any course from the list approved for this category by the College of Liberal Arts, Education, and Sciences
3
Philosophy3


AMS-227
Any course in the Philosophy Department
or
Philosophy of Martin Luther King, Jr.
 
Social Science, Communication and Professional Preparation 3
COM-104Speech Communication 
COM-105Mass Media Communication 
POL-100Introduction to American Politics 
POL-102Understanding Politics 
SOC-101Sociological Imagination 
SOC-110Cultural Anthropology 
Natural and Physical Science
Any course from the list approved for this category by the College of Liberal Arts, Education, and Sciences
3