General Education Requirements

In order to receive any bachelor's degree from Mississippi State University, student must earn a minimum of 36 semester hours of credit in course making up the General Education required curriculum.
(Specific courses to satisfy the General Education Requirements can vary by academic major)

English Composition ..................6  hours
Mathematics ...............................6-9 hours
Natural Sciences .........................6-9 hours
(Students must complete two lab-based science courses)
Humanities ................................. at least 6 hours
Fine Arts....................................... 3 hours
Social/Behavioral Sciences ..........6 hours


For more information on degree requirements, General Education requirements, course descriptions, and other policies, please see your advisor or the Official Undergraduate Bulletin.