General Education Courses
Courses approved for the purposes of general education at Bergen Community College are regarded as general education courses at many, but not all, other colleges and universities in New Jersey and other states. To determine which of the following courses will meet general education requirements at New Jersey colleges or universities, see NJ Transfer (www.njtransfer.org). Students interested in transferring to out-of-state schools should consult the catalogs and websites of those institutions.
General Education Categories and Requirements
General Education courses are categorized into eight broad categories:
To complete general education requirements, students must complete a certain number of courses in each category. The number of required courses depends on the degree, major, and program. These numbers are specifically delineated in the college catalog for every program offered by the college. Students are advised to review the specific general education requirements in their respective programs of study in the college catalog.
Bergen Community College
400 Paramus Road
Paramus, NJ 07652