Programs Requiring Specific General Education Courses

The following general education courses are required for Bachelor of Science programs. HMNT 1001 and SOCI 4080 must be taken at Walden University. The other courses in this table are eligible for transfer credit. Also see the Transfer Maximum by Program table in the Walden University Student Handbook.

Program Required Humanities First Term Course Required Communications Courses Required Math Courses Required Social Science Courses
B.S. in Accounting HMNT 1001 ENGL 1001* MATH 1040 SOCI 4080*
B.S. in Business Administration HMNT 1001 ENGL 1001* MATH 1040 SOCI 4080*
B.S. in Business Communication HMNT 1001 ENGL 1001* MATH 1025*
OR
MATH 1030
SOCI 4080*
B.S. in Child Development HMNT 1001 ENGL 1001* MATH 1025*
OR
MATH 1030
SOCI 2001
SOCI 4080*
B.S. in Communication HMNT 1001 ENGL 1001* MATH 1025*
OR
MATH 1030
SOCI 4080*
B.S. in Computer Information Systems HMNT 1001 ENGL 1001* MATH 1040 SOCI 4080*
B.S. in Criminal Justice HMNT 1001 ENGL 1001* MATH 1025*
OR
MATH 1030
SOCI 4080*
B.S. in Forensic Psychology HMNT 1001 COMM 4001
ENGL 1001*
MATH 1030 AND
STAT 3001
PSYC 1001*
SOCI 4080*
B.S. in Health Studies HMNT 1001 ENGL 1001* MATH 1025*
OR
MATH 1030
OR
STAT 3001*
SOCI 4080*
B.S. in Healthcare Management HMNT 1001 ENGL 1001* MATH 1030 OR
MATH 1040
AND
BIOL 3020*
SOCI 4080*
B.S. in Human Services HMNT 1001 ENGL 1001* MATH 1025*
OR
MATH 1030
SOCI 4080*
PSYC 1001*
B.S. in Information Technology HMNT 1001 ENGL 1001* MATH 1040 SOCI 4080*
B.S. in Instructional Design and Technology HMNT 1001 ENGL 1001* MATH 1025*
OR
MATH 1030
SOCI 2001
SOCI 4080*
B.S. in Interdisciplinary Studies HMNT 1001 ENGL 1001* MATH 1025*
OR
MATH 1030
SOCI 4080*
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Completion Program HMNT 1001 ENGL 1001* BIOL 3020 SOCI 4080*
B.S. in Political Science and Public Administration HMNT 1001 ENGL 1001* MATH 1025*
OR
MATH 1030
GEOG 1001
SOCI 4080*
B.S. in Psychology HMNT 1001 ENGL 1001* MATH 1030 SOCI 4080*
B.S. in Public Health HMNT 1001 ENGL 1001* STAT 3001 AND
BIOL 3020*
SOCI 4080*

*Students have the option of taking this course in a 12-week format.