Pathways General Education Curriculum

Approved by University Council on April 2015, the Pathways General Education Curriculum includes core and integrative concepts and student learning outcomes to meet the needs of all students. The curriculum is comprised of courses reflecting best practices in pedagogy and evidence of efficacy.

The Pathways curriculum also offers opportunities for students to complete minors or experiential learning activities, providing a coherent and meaningful general education for undergraduates.

To access information on the current Pathways General Education Curriculum, please see

To access information on the Curriculum for Liberal Education (CLE), required for all undergraduate students who entered Virginia Tech prior to Fall 2018 (or transfer students who entered prior to Fall 2020), please see