General Education - GenEd Courses

General Education Courses

Liberal Arts Core Requirements

Listing of current Liberal Arts Core courses

All courses that fulfill lower-division general education requirements, with the exception of those courses that fulfill the Physical Well-Being requirement, that have been completed with a minimum grade of C- or better, are guaranteed to transfer to other Colorado public institutions of higher education under the State of Colorado gtPathways system. Some of the courses that fulfill lower-division general education requirements may also count for major or minor requirements. See specific programs for more information.

The curricular components of the liberal arts core at Fort Lewis College are:


  • Communication (two courses)
  • Mathematics (one course)
  • Arts and Humanities, History, and Social and Behavioral Sciences (minimum of four courses and 15 credits)
  • Natural and Physical Sciences (two courses, one with an associated laboratory)
  • Physical Well-Being (one course)