General Education & Liberal Arts Core Curriculum Classes

Complete your degree faster at George Fox through the Adult Degree Program

George Fox University's Adult Degree Program offers general education classes in both a one-night-per-week format and an online format so you can complete your non-major courses faster than you would at a community college.

We offer unique classes that are attractive and interesting to adult students. Many classes connect well with skills and tools you will need in your chosen major. Please see a list below of our general education courses. Not all courses offered each semester.


  • COMM 220 Intercultural Communications
  • COMM 310 Conflict Resolution
  • COMM 410 Gender Communication Across Cultures
  • COMM 485 Nonverbal Communication Across Cultures
  • LACC 101 Writing for Adults I
  • LACC 102 Writing for Adults II
  • LACC 285 Facts and Myths of Social Media
  • LACC 215 Personal and Professional Assessment
  • HHPA 112 Fitness Walking
  • HHPA 120 Lifelong Fitness
  • HLTH 240 Stress Management
  • HLTH 320 Contemporary Health Issues
  • LACC 285 Hiking and Backpacking
  • BIBL 101 Literature of the Old Testament
  • BIBL 260 Life of Christ
  • COMM 220 Intercultural Communications
  • COMM 310 Conflict Resolution
  • COMM 410 Gender Communication Across Cultures
  • COMM 485 Nonverbal Communication Across Cultures
  • INTL 200 Cultural Geography and Global Relations
  • INTL 440 World Religions
  • LACC 220 Religion and American Pop Culture
  • LACC 285 Developing a Professional Online Identity
  • LACC 285 Introduction to Art
  • LACC 285 Music Appreciation
  • LACC 285 Hebrew Poetry of the Old Testament
  • LACC 285 Social and Cultural Diversity
  • LACC 285 US History in the 20th Century
  • LACC 285 Writings of C.S. Lewis
  • LITR 100 Introduction to Literature
  • LITR 220 Great American Writers
  • PHIL 150 Ethics
  • PHIL 180 Introduction to Philosophy
  • PSCI 190 American Government
  • SOCI 310 Cultural Anthropology
  • COMM 220 Intercultural Communications
  • COMM 310 Conflict Resolution 
  • COMM 410 Gender Communication Across Cultures
  • COMM 485 Nonverbal Communication Across Cultures
  • INTL 200 Cultural Geography and Global Relations
  • LACC 285 Developing a Professional Online Identity
  • LACC 285 Facts and Myths of Social Media
  • LACC 285 Human Sexuality
  • LACC 285 Religion and American Culture
  • LACC 285 Social and Cultural Diversity
  • LACC 285 Basic Economics
  • PSYC 150 General Psychology
  • PSYC 330 Personality Theories
  • SOCI 150 Principles of Sociology
  • SOCI 310 Cultural Anthropology
  • SWRK 180 Introduction to Social Welfare
  • MATH 150 The World of Math
  • BIOL 100 Foundations of Biology
  • LACC 174 Earth Science
  • LACC 285 Physical Science
  • All LACC classes listed above can also apply to electives