UALR Core Curriculum*

(Total of 44 hours)

Rhetoric/Communications (9 hrs – complete all)

Rhetoric 1311
Rhetoric 1312
Speech 1300

Mathematics (3 hrs – complete 1 or higher level math)

Math 1302 or
Math 1315 or
MATH 1321

History (6 hrs – complete all)

History 1311 and
History 1312

U.S. History or Government (3 hrs – complete 1)

History 2311 or
History 2312 or
Political Science 1310

Fine Arts (6 hrs – complete 2)

Art 2305 or
Music 2305 or
Theatre 2305

World Humanities (3 hrs – complete 1)

English 2337 or
English 2338 or
Philosophy 2320

Lab Science (8 hrs – complete 2)

Anthropology 1415 (lab included)
Astronomy 1301 course/lab 1101
Biology 1400 (lab included)
Biology 1401 (lab included)
Chemistry 1409 (lab included)
Earth Science 1302 lecture/lab 1102
Earth Science 1303 lecture/lab 1103

Social Science (6 hrs – complete 2)

Anthropology 2316
Criminal Justice 2300
Earth Science 2300
Gender Studies 2300
Geography 2312
Psychology 2300
Sociology 2300
Economics 2301
Political Science 2301
Religious Studies 2305
Mass Communications 2330

*These “Core” requirements are included as a part of most degree
programs,(with the exception of any Nursing & EIT major programs.