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*General Education Courses*

Resources to help with foundation classes like English composition, math, algebra, and introduction to research.


General Education Guide

Illustration of the variety of subject areas included in General Education


Using this Guide

General Education Philosophy

General Education courses at Rasmussen University enhance and support a student’s chosen field of study and teach universal skills that can be applied to any career or life experience.  General Education courses foster lifelong learning and curiosity.  Exposure to diverse perspectives helps students find their place in the context of the larger world.

General Education: Six Disciplines under One Umbrella


Transferable Skills

Click the honeycomb to navigate between all six transferable skills guides! Click the flame icon to navigate to the Rasmussen University Web site.

Illustration of the six Transferable Skills

Click to view the Critical Thinking guide Click to view the Digital Fluency guide Click to view the Information Literacy guide Click to view the Ethics & Professional Responsibility guide Click to view the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion guide Click to view the Communication guide Click to view the E-Resources guide