General Education Requirements: Common Core

Fulfill ALL of the following requirements:
Earn at least 6 credits from the following:

Earn at least 3 credits from the following:

Some courses in this categories carry more than 3 credits (the “STEM variant” courses). Students who elect to take these courses may apply only three credits towards fulfilling the Common Core.

Earn at least 3 credits from the following:

Earn at least 3 credits from the following:

Note: Several courses within this major may fulfill parts of the Hunter Core Requirement (CUNY Common Core Requirement [CCCR], Concurrent Requirements). When selecting courses, it may be to a student’s advantage to choose courses that count toward the Hunter Core Requirement and also advance the student on the path to the major.

Earn at least 3 credits from the following:

Earn at least 3 credits from the following:

Earn at least 3 credits from the following:

Earn at least 3 credits from the following:

Earn at least 3 credits from the following:

Students may take no more than two courses from one department or program to fulfill categories Common Core.

Transfer Students

  • Transfer students who have earned an AA/AS degree from an accredited institution, including CUNY, and who matriculated in fall 2013 and after will have fulfilled the Common Core.

  • For all other CUNY transfer students, any unmet Common Core requirements must be completed while matriculated at Hunter.

  • Non-CUNY transfer students without an AA/AS degree should confer with their adviser to determine whether they have met CCC requirements.

2nd Degree Students

  • Students who have earned a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution are exempt from the General Education requirements