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Bridges Requirement

UCOR Equivalent

Transition Rules/Notes re: Bridges Flexibility

BRDG 001

Required only for Fall 2021 matriculation and later
BRDG 100 All courses that meet UCOR Information Literacy requirement, such as UCOR 100 and UCOR 103 All courses that meet UCOR Info Literacy requirement count for BRDG 100 or BRDG 103
BRDG 101 UCOR 101, HONR 104, or
equivalent transfer credit
UCOR 101, equivalent transfer credit, HONR 104, approved test scores can
meet this requirement
BRDG 102 UCOR 102, HONR 105, or
equivalent transfer credit
UCOR 101, equivalent transfer credit, HONR 105, approved test scores can meet this requirement
EQ-XXX Essential Questions seminar, or HONR 154 for Honors students No equivalent Required only for Fall 2021 matriculation and later
BRDG 105 Intro to Ethical Reasoning or HONR 155 for Honors students No equivalent Required only for Fall 2021 matriculation and later
Communication and Creative Expression Many Creative Arts Theme Area courses See list of approved courses
Quantitative and Scientific Reasoning Any course approved for UCOR Math or Science requirements Any course approved for UCOR Math or Science requirements; courses in MATH, BIOL, CHEM,
ENVI, PHYS
Critical Thinking and Problem-solving Many Faith and Reason Theme Area courses See list of approved courses
Ethical Reasoning and Moral Responsibility All courses that meet UCOR ethics requirement or transfer equivalents, such as UCOR 151, 152, 207, 253, 254, and 255 or a program-specific alternative All courses that meet UCOR ethics requirement or transfer equivalents will count here for current students, or courses approved for this Bridges competency
Social and Historical Reasoning One ARHY/HIST course and one ECON/POSC/PSYC/SOCI
course
See list of approved courses
Cultural Fluency and Responsiveness Many Global Diversity Theme Area and Social Justice Theme Area courses See list of approved courses
Seventh competency course additional course in one of the above competency areas Usually a math or science course
3 W courses, at least one in student's discipline (Writing Enriched Courses) 3 W courses, at least one in student's discipline (Writing Enriched Courses) 3 W courses, at least one in student's discipline (Writing Enriched Courses)
THEO course or course cross-listed with THEO UCOR 141, 142, 143 All courses that meet UCOR Theology or any THEO course or course cross-listed with THEO or transfer equivalents
PHIL course or course cross-listed with PHIL UCOR 132 UCOR 132 or any PHIL course or course cross- listed with PHIL or transfer equivalents
Experiential Learning Embedded into major or approved alternative
Capstone Experience Embedded into major or approved alternative