First-Year Experience Understanding General Education
GE Components are at the root of your Westmont Education. These Include:
These courses will GIVE you an understanding of the context of Christianity and the Liberal Arts.
Offer Biblical understanding and Christian faith literacy
Provide an understanding of the Liberal Arts in global context
These courses will GIVE you knowledge and tools for different methods of seeking the truth.
Develop breadth of knowledge on key subjects
Expand your ways of knowing, learning and asking questions
These courses will GIVE you a broad base of skills, including writing, reasoning, foreign language, and physical education skills
Hone writing and speaking skills
Develop quantitative skills
Establish healthy ways of being
These courses will GIVE you the tools to effectively live out what you have learned.
Help students to serve & lead in a diverse world
Articulate the Scriptural call to enacting justice
* For more information on General Education can be found here.
Your Westmont Experience is intended to grow you to become thoughtful scholars, grateful servants and faithful leaders. Let the journey begin!