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College Core Courses

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College Core Courses
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Humanities & U.S. History Courses

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Mathematics Courses

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Natural Sciences & Technology, Parts 1 & 2 Courses

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Social & Behavioral Sciences Courses

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Visual & Performing Arts Courses

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M 301 – College Algebra

Use this course to brush up on the basic facts and techniques of algebra that are used over and over again in almost every college-level mathematics course before moving on to the mathematics core.

PHL 301 – Introduction to Philosophy

Though not a core requirement, the study of philosophy promotes independent thinking, critical reading skills, analytical skills and the ability to think abstractly, which are valuable skills for any college student.