At Meredith, our dynamic General Education program gives every student a firm foundation in the liberal arts and sciences, world citizenship and academic research. Core Connections…

  • enhances your academic strengths in four key areas, making you a stronger learner, communicator, thinker, and global citizen.
  • helps you become career ready by acquiring specific skills expected by today’s (and tomorrow’s) employers. Such “soft skills” include critical thinking and problem solving, oral and written communication skills, and global/intercultural fluency.
  • has an abundance of choices that give you the flexibility to develop a course schedule that is both challenging and interesting.
  • allows you to explore areas of interest, particularly if you have not yet decided on your major. And, general education courses can also help you make progress in completing your major area of study.

Contact Information
Dr. Alexandra Howell
115 Lux, 216 Martin
(919) 760-2897
alhowell@meredith.edu