Undergraduate Curriculum

Undergraduate Curriculum - Current Students who entered prior to Fall 2013

The fulfillment of General Education requirements and the Common Core Curriculum are central to Baruch College’s mission. They richly shape the experience the College offers all of its students, whether they pursue a degree in the Zicklin School of Business, the Weissman School of Arts and Sciences, or the School of Public Affairs.

The General Education requirements at Baruch reflects the College’s commitment to the ideal of education as a transformation process of the whole person through study of the arts and sciences. The Common Core Curriculum, which emphasizes learning goals in the areas listed above, includes introductory courses in a variety of disciplines in the arts and sciences as well as advanced concentrations that allow students to focus on a single area in the liberal arts.

Baruch College offers the following undergraduate degrees

  • BA = Bachelor of Arts = minimum 120 credits
  • BS = Bachelor of Science = minimum 120 credits
  • BBA = Bachelor of Business Administration = minimum 124 credits

Your degree consists of the:

  • Common Core Curriculum (Tier I, II and III)
  • Additional Core Requirements
  • Major
  • Electives

Important Announcement for ALL Fall 2013

New Freshmen and Transfer students


Pathways Curriculum Information

Freshman and Transfer students who started   Fall 2013, MUST follow the Pathways Curriculum.

Please click on the link below for current information regarding Pathways curriculum:

Pathways General Education Requirements - Entering Baruch Fall 2013