Aug 06, 2020  
2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
    
2020-2021 Academic Catalog

The Core Curriculum


SMC Core Curriculum Requirements


Habits of Mind


Pathways to Knowledge


Artistic Understanding


AND

Mathematical Understanding


Scientific Understanding


Social, Historical, and Cultural Understanding


Theological Understanding


AND

Engaging the World


American Diversity


Global Perspective


Community Engagement


The Common Good


January Term


  • One full-credit January Term course for each year of full-time attendance

Language Proficiency Requirement


Complete one of the following:

  • Successfully complete level 003 of any foreign or classical language taught at Saint Mary’s
  • Complete three years of the same language in high school with a GPA of 3.0 (b) or higher each term
  • Score at least a 3 on the Advanced placement Exam in a second language
  • Acheive TOEFL score of 71 on the internet test or 527 on paper test (for international students who are non-native speakers of English)