43 credits (some credits may also count toward the student’s major or minor)

Three components of the Core curriculum:

  • Experience
  • Explore (24 credits)
    • Purpose: allow students the freedom to determine and follow their own interests while gaining the skills needed to explore big questions, develop foundational competence in discipline-specific methodologies and create new knowledge or novel solutions
    • 4 Areas of Inquiry
      • Creativity & Communication
      • Identities & Cultures
      • Ethics & Civics
      • Science & Technology
    • Two courses (6 credits) required from each Area
    • These may also count toward the student’s major or minor
  • Engage (participation milestones plus 1 credit)