CORE Advanced Studies Courses

See also Elements: Advanced Studies, for requirement description

In planning your Advanced Studies course choices, please note the following requirements:

  • Courses must be taken outside the major and after 60 credits.
  • Courses may not be taken on a pass-fail basis.
  • Students may substitute a CORE-approved Capstone course or a senior or honors thesis for one of the two required courses. Enrollment in CORE Capstone courses will be subject to departmental guidelines.
  • Courses that do not meet CORE Advanced Studies Requirements:
    • Professional Writing courses that meet the CORE Fundamental Studies requirement
    • Courses which are used to meet CORE Distributive Studies requirements
    • Internships, practica, or other experiential-learning types of courses
      Any course taken on a Pass/Fail basis
See also the current printed Schedule of Classes. Please Call Undergraduate Studies at 301-405-9361 if you have questions about this requirement, its options, restrictions, particular courses, etc.

CORE Capstone ( Enrollment in CORE Capstone courses will be subject to departmental guidelines.) (CORE CODE: CS):

The CORE Capstone is an option only if your major has a CORE Capstone course.


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