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2016-2017 Catalog 
2016-2017 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

NJ General Education Foundation


New Jersey General Education Foundation

All degree programs offered by RVCC contain a core of courses that fulfills General Education requirements established by the New Jersey Council of County Colleges (NJCCC). The purpose of these courses is to develop students’ intellectual capacities, abilities, and skills; and to expose students to the ideas and values of a broad range of academic fields including arts, communications, humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, mathematics, and technology. The specific General Education Learning Goals established by NJCCC are presented in the following table.



The distribution of General Education course credits for RVCC degrees and certificates is presented in the following table.


RVCC courses that satisfy these General Education requirements are listed below.


General Education Courses


Foreign Language

(GCA) = Meets Global & Cultural Awareness Requirement for General Education Foundation

If a General Education Course has an honors version, the honors course will also meet the General Education criteria.


Computer Science (CISY) Electives List

Please note that CISY 102 serves as a Technological Competency General Education Course, but is not a CIS Elective.

* General Education Course

Students in transfer programs are strongly encouraged to check the transferability of any course selected.




Math Curriculum Flowchart

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