School of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences :: Programs of Study
General Education - Certificate
The General Education Certificate is designed for students who plan to transfer to a four-year college or university following their studies at Virginia Western. This curriculum provides students with a strong foundation in the general education core competency areas of Communication (oral and written), Critical Thinking, Cultural and Social Understanding, Information Literacy, Personal Development, Quantitative Reasoning, and Scientific Reasoning. The General Education Certificate also provides students with evidence that they have made significant progress toward completing an associate's degree, which gives them a competitive advantage in transferring to a four-year institution.
Program details such as admission requirements, required courses, and suggested course sequence can be found in the college catalog.
This program is exempt from Gainful Employment reporting.
Location: Humanities H116
B.S. - Barton College
M.A. - Radford University
Ph.D - Virginia Tech
School of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
Location: Humanities H111
3082 Colonial Ave., SW
Roanoke, VA 24015