General Education

Essential Learning at Brockport

Our GEP courses focus on providing foundations for a life-time of learning and personal growth.

Program Structure & Requirements

Program requirements broaden students’ perspectives while preparing them to become well-rounded professionals.

Student Learning Outcomes (SLO)

Student learning outcomes are skills, knowledge, or competencies that students are expected to demonstrate through required coursework.

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Institutional Learning Outcomes

The University prepares students to achieve learning outcomes in the following areas:

  • Written and Oral Communication
  • Quantitative Reasoning
  • Intercultural Competence
  • Critical Thinking and Information Literacy
  • Civic Engagement
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Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to commonly asked questions about general education assessment here.

Professors talking

General Education Course Approval Process

All proposals for new courses in the General Education program or modifications of existing General Education courses must be submitted to the College Senate in the form of Senate Resolutions.