The Foundational Curriculum Skill-Focused Courses are aseries of requirements to reinforce academic proficiencies. Consists of courses specifically designed to emphasize writing, oral communication, and quantitative literacy. Note: Students may use external Credit such as AP, CLEP, & transfer courses to meet the competency requirements.
- Writing: Freshman Writing I and II strengthen and sharpen skills in written communication, critical reading, and analyses as well as rhetorical and bibliographic skills. (6 hours / 2 courses)
- Speaking: Freshman Communications focuses on developing effective oral communication skills. (3 hours / 1 course)
Quantitative Reasoning: Freshman-‐level Math explores mathematical models and principles, honing logical thinking. Majors in the sciences, BUSI, or MATH should consult academic area of the catalog for specific course requirements. (3 hours / 1 course)