Sep 18, 2021  
2017-2018 General Catalog and Student Handbook 
2017-2018 General Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Academic Programs

CA = Carver
SW = Southwest
CE = Central
MN = Main

General Education Core Competencies

After completing courses in the General Education Core, all students will be able to do the following:

  1. Communicate ideas effectively using standard written English;
  2. Express ideas orally using standard English;
  3. Read critically and analytically to demonstrate comprehension of college-level textbooks, literature, and other sources of printed information;
  4. Explain and apply fundamental mathematical processes, critically evaluate quantitative information, and identify misleading or erroneous information;
  5. Utilize computer technology to record, retrieve, present, and apply information; and
  6. Apply appropriate research methodology to summarize, paraphrase, interpret, and synthesize information from primary and secondary sources.

Students will be assessed on their knowledge related to the General Education Core Competencies after completing all of the General Education Core Courses required by their specific degree plans.

General Education Core Courses

The work completed in the General Education Core Courses assists students in achieving Bishop State’s General Education Core Competencies.

Degree Plans will specify the required General Education Core Courses for each student


Associate in Applied Science