I. FOUNDATION COURSES 7 credits
First-Year Seminar (4 credits)
Writing for College (3 credits)
II. DISTRIBUTION COURSES 36 credits
Philosophy 101: Philosophical Perspectives (Taken in freshman year)
Ethics/Applied Ethics/Religious Studies
Minimum 3 different disciplines
If applicable to a Pathway, 3 credits may come from disciplines outside of Core Breadth areas.
Courses needed to achieve 36 credits if “double-dipping” has occurred between Breadth/Pathway
Courses that count for Breadth areas, as well as foreign language courses, can be used to reach the 36-credit threshold.
Breadth and Pathway courses may overlap, but all students must take a total of 36 distribution credits (12 courses, including
related field requirements.).
Students majoring in breadth areas may apply a maximum of 6 credits to their distribution total.
Total Distribution Credits must equal 36
III. SKILL REQUIREMENT COURSES No stand-alone credits: overlap with Core/Major
IV. CAPPING 3 credits
Capping (3 credits)