The Edgewood College General Education requirements are each identified by a letter, known as a ‘Tag’.  Below is a list of the requirements for our Cornerstone and Ways of Knowing tags. One equivalent course is required unless otherwise noted.


Cornerstones Tags

English: W

Critical Thinking: T

Information and Technological Literacy: I

Mathematics: M

Oral Communications: O

Ways of Knowing Tags

Literature: C

Appreciation or History of the Arts: A

Studio Arts: B

Human Behavior: J

Natural Science: S (need 2)

Non-Field, Non-Laboratory Science: V

History: H

Philosophy: P

Religious Studies: R


Perspectives on the World (Often completed through another tag)

Multicultural: D

Environmental: E

Global: G

World Language: L (need 2) (Is considered complete with 2 years of language from high school or 2 semesters of college language with a C average or better in either instance)

Gender: Q