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Purposes of General Education

Students often ask “Why do I have to take…?” Good question! At Hope College the “Why” question is answered by goals and purposes rooted in Hope’s philosophy of education. To learn more about the “Why” of Hope’s core curriculum investigate Hope’s Philosophy of Education. In addition, probe the

that permeate Hope’s general education curriculum. For further quick facts about the nature of a liberal arts education take an "academic tour" of the liberal arts.