Core Requirements

The College of Continuing Studies core requirements consist of two major areas: Basic Core and the Areas of Knowledge. CCS students pursuing the Bachelor of Science in Business Administration should refer to the College of Business Administration's core requirements.

The Basic Core

Expository Writing
Research Writing
Speech Communication 1
Quantitative Skills 2
Information Technology 3
Total Credits9 - 15

The Areas of Knowledge

The areas of knowledge provide exposure to four broad areas of knowledge, and students select two or three courses from each of the four areas. At least two disciplines must be represented in each area. No more than three courses from any one discipline may be used to meet the areas of knowledge requirement. Students are urged to consult with their advisors before selecting courses for the areas of knowledge to ensure that courses chosen meet the requirements

Historical Perspective9
See Historical Perspective course requirements
Artistic and Intellectual Perspective9
See Artistic and Intellectual Perspective course requirements
Contemporary Perspective9
See Contemporary Perspective course requirements
Natural World6-8
See Natural World course requirements
Total Credits33-35