First-Year Experience Understanding General Education
GE Components are at the root of your Westmont Education. These Include:
These courses will GIVE you an understanding of the context of Christianity and the Liberal Arts.
- Offer Biblical understanding and Christian faith literacy
- Provide an understanding of the Liberal Arts in global context
These courses will GIVE you knowledge and tools for different methods of seeking the truth.
- Develop breadth of knowledge on key subjects
- Expand your ways of knowing, learning and asking questions
These courses will GIVE you a broad base of skills, including writing, reasoning, foreign language, and physical education skills
- Hone writing and speaking skills
- Develop quantitative skills
- Establish healthy ways of being
These courses will GIVE you the tools to effectively live out what you have learned.
- Help students to serve & lead in a diverse world
- Articulate the Scriptural call to enacting justice
* More information on General Education can be found here.
Your Westmont Experience is intended to grow you to become thoughtful scholars, grateful servants and faithful leaders. Let the journey begin!