General Education Course Requirements

Note: Some degree programs require specific general education courses; please consult program requirements listed in departmental information and/or talk to your advisor.

Visit the General Education web site to learn more about policies specific to the general education program.

Communications (9 hours)

One of the following:

Social and Behavioral Sciences (12 hours)

One of the following:

One of the following:

One of the following:

Sciences and Mathematics (11 hours)

One of the following:

One of the following:

One of the following:

Humanities (9 hours)

One or Two of the following:

One or Two of the following:

Zero or One of the following:

Computer Proficiency Requirement

One of the following:

** Requires evaluation. For more information contact the The Advising Center

Other Requirements

  • A student must have a 2.00 retention/graduation GPA in all general education coursework completed.
  • A student must have a 2.00 retention/graduation GPA in all general education coursework completed at Southeastern.
  • Students must successfully complete either CIS 1003 or BIM 1553 (or their equivalent at another institution of higher education), or earn advanced standing credit in either course by passing a computer proficiency test offered by the Department of Chemistry, Computer, and Physical Sciences or Department of Management and Marketing at Southeastern. One year of computer science in high school will no longer satisfy the computer proficiency requirement at Southeastern.
  • A student must complete English Composition I (ENG 1113), the Math requirement, and the Computer Proficiency requirement in his/her first 30 hours of college coursework at Southeastern.
  • A student must complete ENG 1213 and COMM 1233 or COMM 2213 within the first 45 hours of coursework at Southeastern.
  • Some programs/majors require specific general education courses. Refer to the program requirements as listed in the department information for additional guidance.
  • A maximum of ten semester hours of credit used in meeting the requirements in the major field may be used to satisfy the requirements in general education.
  • A maximum of three semester hours of credit used in meeting the requirements in the minor field may be used to satisfy the requirements in general education.