General Education Requirements

Baruch Common Core: Tier II - Introduction to the Arts and Sciences

Tier II courses provide introductions to college-level study of the disciplines of the arts and sciences.

Humanities (4 courses, one from each category)

FPA (Fine and Performing Arts) - one of the following courses:

History - one of the following courses:

  • HIS 1000 Themes in American History
  • HIS 1001 Themes in Global History to 1500 C.E.
  • HIS 1003 Themes in Global History Since 1500 C.E.
  • HIS 1005 Modern American History
  • HIS 2050 Modern America, 18801945
  • HIS 2053 Recent America, 1945 to the Present

Literature - one of the following courses:

Philosophy- one of the following courses:

Social Sciences (4 courses, one from each category)

Sociology/Anthropology - one of the following courses:

  • ANT 1001 Introduction to Cultural Anthropology
  • SOC 1005 Introduction to Sociology

Economics - one of the following courses:

*ECO 1110 is not open to Zicklin students; it requires MTH 2140 or MTH 2160 as pre- or co-requisite.

Politics and Government - one of the following courses:

Psychology- one of the following courses:

Natural Sciences (1 course)

Biology

  • BIO 1003 Survey of the Living World
  • BIO 1005 General BiologyStructure and FunctionA Human Orientation
  • BIO 2010* Principles of Biology I

*BIO 2010 is for biological sciences or natural sciences ad hoc majors; participation requires departmental permission.

Chemistry

Environmental Studies

Physics