If you’re missing a class or need to knock out gen-ed requirements, choose from our large collection of general education courses. We’ve got you covered with courses in science, mathematics, arts, humanities, communication, social and behavioral sciences and more.
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With a wide variety of general education courses starting frequently, you can choose the date you want to begin and complete your online general elective courses in 5-7 weeks.
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Use the course finder tool to search for the general education course you need and enroll today.
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Take general education courses in a condensed 5-7 week format to help you get you to the finish line faster.
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Our courses are priced to be affordable. And, if any general education courses can help you in the workplace, check to see if your employer will help cover the cost.
General education courses can be your starting point to prepare for a bachelor's degree. Check with an enrollment representative to see if you can apply your gen-ed credits toward a bachelor’s degree program.
You can select from a wide variety of general education courses designed to help you develop skills in key areas like math, science, humanities, arts, social and behavioral sciences, history, sociology and more.
General education courses support you in areas such as:
Higher education institutions like University of Phoenix require general education courses to help students gain a comprehensive education which they hope will serve you throughout your life after graduation.
General education courses are a great opportunity for you to explore different topics to see if you like them. Some students don’t decide on their major until after they have taken a general education requirement that ended up gaining their interest. Some students may prepare to study one major, but then take some general education courses that may change their entire course of study.
Here are three 3 ways general education can help you academically and professionally:
If you’re still thinking about which field of study to pursue, you can explore the University of Phoenix general education course offering to find subjects that interest you. They may spark your inspiration for a college degree.
Transferability of credit is at the discretion of the receiving institution. It is the student’s responsibility to confirm whether or not credits earned at University of Phoenix will be accepted by another institution of the student’s choice.
To show you have met the required education requirement for some courses, you simply have to upload a digital copy of your transcript (official or unofficial) during the checkout process. Then you’re good to go. If you have a question, contact us at 866-354-1800.
After you’ve completed your courses, you can request your official transcripts be sent directly to you or your school of choice.
Transferability of credit is at the discretion of the receiving institution. It is the student’s responsibility to confirm whether or not credits earned at University of Phoenix will be accepted by another institution of the student’s choice. If you have a question contact us at (866) 354-1800.