General Education at Illinois State lays the foundation for the undergraduate experience. It provides the knowledge and skills that prepare for a major as well as a lifetime that may well include several different career paths.
Illinois State University's General Education Program prepares students to be globally engaged citizens who seek knowledge, appreciate diversity, think critically, communicate effectively, act responsibly and work collaboratively.
Illinois State University is committed to:
A motivating and engaging faculty and staff who inspire curiosity and empower students;
A seamless integration of curriculum and co-curriculum that engages students, extends beyond the classroom, and broadens their perspectives.
Use Course Finder to search for General Education classes by category, find offerings for specific terms, and review course descriptons.
For a complete list of all General Education Program policies and requirements, please consult the Undergraduate Catalog.