Goals of General Education and Learning Outcomes

The aim of General Education at Missouri State University is to develop people capable of making thoughtful choices that lead to creative and productive lives and to responsible participation in society.

Goals for Learning in General Education

General Education is that portion of the curriculum in which the University directly addresses the knowledge, skills, habits, and dispositions of educated persons. General Education at Missouri State University provides for learning that educated persons will use throughout their lives in their many roles and communities.

For a complete list of the specific goals of the Missouri State University General Education Program go to:

General Education Program as approved by the Senate