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Welcome to the Baccalaureate Core, Oregon State University’s general education program.  All OSU students fulfill the Bacc Core as part of their baccalaureate degree.  Through the Baccalaureate Core, students

  • build their foundational skills like writing, speech, and mathematics;
  • gain knowledge and perspectives across academic fields and diverse cultures;
  • develop abilities of analysis, critical thinking, and problem solving.