Academic Core Experience

The mission of Holy Cross College is to educate and form global citizens with the competence to see and the courage to act. Holy Cross is a Catholic college that advances the apostolic mission of the Brothers of Holy Cross. Our practical, experiential, liberal arts curriculum applies timeless truths to contemporary life and leads people to wholeness in the image of Christ.

The required core curriculum reflects the mission and vision of Holy Cross College.

The following core course requirements apply to students with fewer than 24 semester credits completed when matriculating to Holy Cross College. The core courses must be completed in addition to the student’s major/minor requirements in order to earn a baccalaureate degree.

The following core course requirements apply to students with at least 24 semester credits completed and applied to Holy Cross College when matriculating. The core courses must be completed in addition to the student’s major/minor requirements in order to earn a baccalaureate degree.