Jul 14, 2020  
2015-2016 Academic Catalog 
2015-2016 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

General Education Competency Requirements

All students of Adventist University of Health Sciences must fulfill competencies1 in general education courses by enrolling in a variety of courses, including English, math, religion, computer science, social sciences, humanities, history, and health and natural sciences. Upon graduation, all students will be able to demonstrate:

  • A fundamental understanding of Christian principles;
  • Quantitative skills and the ability to apply these skills to real-life situations;
  • An ability to communicate effectively in written and oral English language;
  • An understanding of the application of the natural sciences;
  • The ability to apply the basic skills of computer use in their personal, educational, and professional life;
  • An understanding of the benefits of a healthy and physically active lifestyle;
  • An understanding of the complex social and psychological environment.

1 The Proficiency Profile will be used to assess general education competencies.