Newberry College Online Core Curriculum for Undergraduate Degrees

Rising out of the Core Curriculum, the Newberry College Online Core Curriculum for students accepted into the Newberry College Online program is designed to help students build a solid educational foundation emphasizing intellectual and personal development, meaningful vocation and engaged citizenship in a global society. The Liberal Arts Core Curriculum enables students to explore the following principal areas of knowledge: humanities and fine arts, social and behavioral sciences, natural sciences and mathematics.

Requirement Credit Hours
CL: COL 110 - Academic and Professional Success 3
EN: ENG 113 - First-Year Composition 3
WI: Writing Intensive 3
RL: REL 110 or 12x - Religion 3
SB: Social and Behavioral Sciences 3
MA: MAT 101, 111, 121, 150, 200, or 211 - Mathematics 3 - 4
LS: Laboratory Science 4
CE: Civic Engagement 3
GL: Global Learning 3
HF: Humanities and Fine Arts 3
TOTAL 31-32
Note: No single course can fulfill more than one general core requirement.  
Major Core Requirements:  
PCOM: Professional Writing and Communication (mission statement area 1)  
PETH: Professional Ethics (mission statement area 2)  
PCEN: Professional Civic Engagement (mission statement area 3)  
Each major will cover these requirements in courses (or a course) of the program's choosing.  
Note: Any course that fulfills a major core requirement cannot also fulfill a general core requirement.