General Education

Information for Students & Parents

What is general education?

Learn what universities mean by "general education."

What are ETSU's general education requirements and other related graduation requirements?

See ETSU's general education requirements and related graduation requirements.

What should students know about general education and transferring to ETSU?

How ETSU evaluates completion of general education requirements for transfer students.

What should students know about general education for second bachelor's degrees and associate degrees?

How ETSU evaluates completion of general education requirements for students with associate degrees and students seeking second bachelor degrees.

Why does ETSU require students to take general education courses?

How general education helps students succeed in their professional and personal lives.

How do students benefit from taking general education courses?

Learn more about the benefits of general education for you.

How does ETSU help students build oral communication, writing, and information technology skills?

These skills are essential for professional and personal success. Learn how ETSU is helping students gain them.

Where can students get help with problems related to general education requirements and courses?

ETSU offers many services to help students successfully complete general education requirements. Learn where to get advice and support.