General Education Program

General Education 5

Knowledge and Skills Areas

GE has ten knowledge and skills areas, described below. In all of your GE courses you will explore content- specific knowledge with faculty experts, developing skills that will serve you at New Paltz and beyond.


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The Arts World Languages Humanities Communication Written and Oral Diversity: Equity, Inclusion and Social Justice US History and Civic Engagement World History and Global Awareness Natural Sciences and Scientific Reasoning Social Sciences Mathematics and Quantitative Reasoning