All students must complete the liberal arts Core Requirements as part of their Fisher degree. Courses for the major and minor may also count toward completion of the Core.
Detailed information about Core Requirements (including degree requirements for graduation and academic honors) is available in the Undergraduate Catalog.
|Learning Community (LC)||Fall, Freshman year||Minimum 6 credits|
|Research-based Writing (RW)||Spring, Freshman year||Minimum 3 credits|
|Scientific and Quantitative Literacy (SQ)||Sophomore year||Minimum 3 credits|
|Cultural Contrasts (CC)||Sophomore year||Minimum 3 credits|
|Perspectives on the Arts (P1)||Two courses; minimum 6 credits|
|Philosophical and Religious Perspectives (P2)||Two courses; minimum 6 credits|
|Socio-cultural Perspectives (P3)||Two courses; minimum 6 credits|
|Explorations of the Natural and Technical World (P4)||Two courses; minimum 6 credits|
|Intercultural Perspectives and Languages (P5)*||Two courses; minimum 6 credits|
*Note: B.A. students must take two foreign language courses in sequence in the same language.