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General Education Core Requirements

When the General Education Core is required for degree completion, students only need to take one course from each of the following five Core areas:

  • Communication
  • Global Perspectives and Diversity
  • Mathematics
  • Science
  • Writing

When choosing your General Education Core courses, please be aware that the selection of courses available to meet the Core is based on your curriculum guide.  If you are following a 2015 curriculum guide, you must select courses that were available to meet the Core as of Fall Semester 2015 (see the 2015-2016 document below).

General Education Core Requirements for:

See How Students Can Satisfy LCC General Education Core Requirements for more information.

Students should meet with an academic advisor at least once a semester to stay on track for completion of their certificate or degree.

The Center for Academic & Career Pathways is your one-stop shop for academic advising, career exploration and advising, and academic success guidance. The Center is located in the Star Zone in the Gannon Building and students can check-in at the Advising desk.

Regular Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday:  9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

The Center offers drop-in academic and career advising, chat advising, and e-advising for students on-the-go.  If you have any questions, please visit our Advising page, email, or call (517) 483-1999.


Catalog Information at Lansing Community College

Student Affairs Division
Gannon Building - StarZone
Phone: 517-483-1162
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