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Tier Requirements


Westminster College's unique Tier system ensures that each Westminster student completes a course of study consistent with a well-rounded liberal arts education. Use the links below to learn how many courses are required in each category, and which courses meet each requirement.

TIER I: The Foundational Tier
Westminster Seminar Academic Writing Mathematics Foreign Language

TIER II: The Contexts Tier
Scientific
Inquiry
Fundamental Questions/
Values
Human Behavior/
Social Institutions
Cultural Diversity/
Global Interdependence
Artistic Expressions/
Critical Appreciation
Historical
Perspectives

TIER III: The Integrative Tier
The Integrative Tier

Other Requirements to Complete Your Westminster Degree
Attendance
Requirements
Credit Hour
Requirements
Physical Education
Requirement
Writing Intensive
Courses
Certified as
Completing a Major
Upper Level
Outside the Division

Students work closely with their personal academic advisor throughout the course of their time at Westminster to ensure that they're meeting requirements and staying on track. Learn more about academic advising at Westminster.
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