Feb 26, 2024  
Mercy College 2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
Mercy College 2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

General Education Curriculum

Liberal Arts Disciplinary Groupings- 24 credits

Choose three credits from each of the eight groupings:

  • Literature and Communication

Literature, Speech, Communication

  • Language and Cultural Perspectives*

World Languages

  • Ethical Perspectives

Philosophy, Religion

  • Historical and Global Perspectives

History, Political Science

  • Mathematics and Information Technology

Mathematics, Computer Information Science

  • Scientific Perspectives

Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Exercise Science

  • Social Perspectives

Sociology, Psychology, Economics

  • The Arts

Art, Art History, Music, Theatre, Film

Choose 18 credits with advisement from any combination of the eight groupings listed above- 18 credits

(Note: Some 200-level major Prerequisite courses may be used to fulfill this requirement).

Total- 60 credits

  • For Language credit a student must have the equivalent of an intermediate (level 116 or higher) course. Credit for any language course may be earned through traditional coursework, transfer credit or through an authorized proficiency exam.