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General Education:  Category Criteria

The General Education Committee (GEC) will use the following lists of  category-specific criteria in evaluating proposals for course inclusion in General Education. The infusion of technology to enhance teaching and learning in General Education courses will be encouraged. For further information, see the catalog description of  the program, the table of categories and courses, and the criteria for Communication-Intensive courses.

Communication-Intensive (CI) Courses
Category 1: Literature
Category 2: Arts
Category 3: Numerical Understanding
Category 4: Natural Sciences
Category 5: Historical and Philosophical Understanding
Category 6: Social Sciences
Category 7: Social Institutions
Category 8: International Systems
Category 9: Oral Communication
Category 10: Written Communication

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