First Year Courses
A variety of first year courses are available to members of our student community.
Incoming students in BA/BS programs may choose from a selection of First-Year Learning Community Seminars (EDG1050).
Students in the following majors have required First-Year Seminars in their majors: School of Art+Design BFA and BS students take COMX (VIS1050), Conservatory of Dance students take Dance Freshman Seminar (DPD1030) and Our Community in Dialogue (DPD1035), Conservatory of Music students take Music Freshman Seminar (MUS1040), Arts Management Majors take Connecting Arts and Community at Purchase (EDG1055) and Biology majors take Biology Freshman Seminar (BIO1880).
For more information, refer to courses that fulfill General Education requirements. The following are general core curriculum courses that do not fall under a particular discipline: