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www.collegexpress.com/articles-and-advice/majors-and-academics/articles/college-academics/general-education-requirements-whats-point

What exactly is general education? These programs, often referred to as “gen eds” or core curriculum classes, are a collection of credits required by all majors ...

www.huffingtonpost.com/chuck-cohn/why-you-need-to-take-gen-_b_3720942.html

Aug 7, 2013 ... So, why do colleges require their students to study these general ... or she learned from these first few semesters of general education classes.

northernstar.info/opinion/columnists/general-education-courses-are-a-waste-of-time-and-money/article_9c52826c-6639-11e0-8c12-0019bb30f31a.html

Apr 13, 2011 ... General education courses should not be required for college students. For many , they are a waste of time and money that could be better ...

www.niacc.edu/logoslite/2015/11/10/the-time-has-come-to-get-rid-of-general-education-requirements

They primarily consist of classes very similar to the ones you take in high school, but once again, you are forced to take these classes. These general education ...

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May 5, 2014 ... Universities claim that requiring students to take general education courses help them become “well rounded” as both students and people.

dailycollegian.com/2014/04/16/general-education-courses-should-not-be-required

Apr 16, 2014 ... At the University of Massachusetts, every undergraduate student is forced to take 11 general education classes. These classes include college ...

www.concorde.edu/blog/what-are-general-education-courses-and-why-are-they-necessary

Dec 19, 2013 ... General education courses are required courses a student must take before they begin their major field of study or along with classes within ...

www.rasmussen.edu/student-life/blogs/main/how-general-education-requirements-prepare-you-for-your-new-caree

Oct 29, 2012 ... Expanding your depth of knowledge through required general education courses will prepare you to successfully transition into a new career ...

www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/college-inc/post/three-fifths-of-colleges-get-c-or-worse-in-general-education/2011/08/30/gIQAn1VepJ_blog.html

Aug 30, 2011 ... ... surveyed require three or fewer of seven core general-education courses. ... The report found that only 5 percent of colleges studied required ...

www.asccc.org/content/value-ge-or-answer-why-do-i-need-take-class

Since community college faculty mostly teach general education courses, we must be able to articulate not only why our own course is important but also how it ...