Cardinal Core Program
The university's new general education program, Cardinal Core, went into effect Summer 2018. The deadline for course proposals for the 2020-21 academic year has passed, and the official Cardinal Core course listing is now available.
Cardinal Core course proposals for the 2021-2022 academic year must be received by the Cardinal Core Curriculum Committee (CCCC) no later than November 15th, 2020. Course proposals must include a , the Course Inventory File Form (CIF), and the course syllabus (following the Cardinal Core Syllabus Guidelines). The Course Proposal Template is an optional resource to support course development. Please note that the unit curriculum committees must review and approve proposals prior to sending to the CCCC. Unit-approved proposal packets should be sent to the service account, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Note: a separate CIF form is required for each cross-listed course.
For questions related to the Cardinal Core program, please contact the Cardinal Core Office (852-5712).
Arts & Humanities (AH) Sample Syllabus (PDF)
Oral Communication (OC) Sample Syllabus (PDF)
Science (S) Sample Syllabus (PDF)
Science Lab (SL) Sample Syllabus (PDF)
Social & Behavioral Sciences (SB) and US Diversity (D1) Sample Syllabus (PDF)
Quantitative Reasoning (QR) Sample Syllabus (PDF)
Written Communication (WC) Sample Syllabus (PDF)