General Education Council

The purpose of the General Education Council (GEC) is to oversee the overall general education program at Shippensburg University, which includes coordination and assessment of the program. The responsibilities of the Council include initiating and reviewing curriculum and policy changes regarding general education, making recommendations regarding general education to the University Curriculum Committee, and coordinating assessment efforts with departments involved in offering general education coursework.

Latest Updates 


New MSCHE standards for accreditation that become effective during the 2017-18 academic year or later.

New MSCHE accreditation cycle September, 2016.

Amended PASSHE BOG (2016) General Education Policy (1993-01-A)

Amended PASSHE BOG (2016) Student Transfer Policy (1999-01-A)

General Education Grant application forms (doc or pdf).

Upcoming meeting dates

Tue. Jan. 31, 2017

Tue. Feb. 28, 2017

Tue. Mar. 28, 2017

Thu. Apr. 27, 2017