Call for Course Proposals for the Marquette Core Curriculum


Call for Engaging Social Systems and Values Level 2 (ESSV@) Courses- final proposals due March 9th

Call for Discovery Courses*- see list of Discovery Themes, proposal deadline March 23rd

Call for Writing Intensive Requirement*- deadline March 23rd.

*Note the Disocvery Course and Writing Intensive calls have been revised from previously posted versions


Additional Resources

Foundation Courses Guidelines Foundation Courses will be single course offerings and will be developed by the Theology, Philosophy, and English departments. The guidelines are attached here for reference.

Marquette Core Curriculum as approved by University Academic Senate and Board of Trustees with Appendices.

One page summary of Core Curriculum


For more information, please review the following resources. Questions may be directed to Dr. Sarah Feldner, Director of the Marquette Core Curriculum,


Marquette University

About the revision

In May 2015, President Michael R. Lovell and Provost Dan Myers issued a campus-wide charge to revise and revitalize the University Core of Common Studies in light of 21st-century pedagogical research and our continuing commitment to Jesuit higher education.

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Quick Links

List of Approved MCC courses

Discovery Themes

List of Core Curriculum Committee Members

Summary of Core Curriculum Outcomes