Programs Requiring Specific General Education Courses

The following general education courses are required for Bachelor of Science programs. HMNT 1001 must be taken at Walden University except for students in the BSN program. 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 Arts & Humanities Courses Required Communications Courses Required Math Courses Required Social Science Courses
BS in Accounting HMNT 1001
PHIL 2001
ENGL 1010* MATH 1040 None
BS in Business Administration HMNT 1001 ENGL 1010* MATH 1040 None
BS in Business Communication HMNT 1001 ENGL 1010* MATH 1025*
OR
MATH 1030
None
BS in Child Development HMNT 1001 ENGL 1010* MATH 1025*
OR
MATH 1030
SOCI 2001
BS in Communication HMNT 1001 ENGL 1010* MATH 1025*
OR
MATH 1030
None
BS in Computer Information Systems HMNT 1001 ENGL 1010* MATH 1040 None
BS in Criminal Justice HMNT 1001 ENGL 1010* MATH 1025*
OR
MATH 1030
None
BS in Forensic Psychology HMNT 1001 COMM 4001
ENGL 1010*
MATH 1030 AND
STAT 3001
PSYC 1001*
BS in Health Studies HMNT 1001 ENGL 1010* MATH 1025*
OR
MATH 1030
OR
STAT 3001*
None
BS in Healthcare Management HMNT 1001 ENGL 1010* MATH 1030 OR
MATH 1040
AND
BIOL 3020*
None
BS in Human Services HMNT 1001 ENGL 1010* MATH 1025*
OR
MATH 1030

PSYC 1001*
BS in Information Technology HMNT 1001 ENGL 1010* MATH 1040 None
BS in Instructional Design and Technology HMNT 1001 ENGL 1010* MATH 1025*
OR
MATH 1030
SOCI 2001
BS in Interdisciplinary Studies HMNT 1001 ENGL 1010* MATH 1025*
OR
MATH 1030
None
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Completion Program None ENGL 1010* BIOL 3020 AND STAT 3001 OR PSYC 3002
None
BS in Political Science and Public Administration HMNT 1001 ENGL 1010* MATH 1025*
OR
MATH 1030
GEOG 1001
BS in Psychology HMNT 1001 ENGL 1010* MATH 1030 None
BS in Public Health HMNT 1001 ENGL 1010* STAT 3001 AND
BIOL 3020*
None

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

HMNT 1001 is a required first term course except for BSN students.