General Education Requirements for the School of Engineering – “Gen Eds”
To fulfill the general education requirements for your Engineering degree, you must select coursework from the approved list of general education courses. These requirements include taking two courses in each of the four content areas, two writing courses beyond ENGL 1010 or 1011 (one must be 2000 level or higher in your major), and three years of a single foreign language in high school or two semesters of an elementary level language in college.
Content Area 1 – Arts and Humanities (need 2). Please note: One course must be PHIL 1104 – Philosophy and Social Ethics
Content Area 2 – Social Sciences (need 2)
Content Area 3 – Science and Technology (Fulfilled by coursework in your major – need 2)
Content Area 4 – Diversity and Multiculturalism (need 2) One course must be an International course
Environmental Literacy Requirement (E Course) Three credits in designated Environmental Literacy (E) coursework.
Need help finding specific gen ed courses to fulfill your general education requirements?
Click here to view Gen Ed courses arranged by Department and Course Number.pdf
Click here to view Gen Ed courses arranged by Content Area and Competency.pdf
Note: Approved Environmental Literacy courses have been added to the lists under the category “LITE – Environmental”
If you need additional guidance, please consult with your assigned advisor.