Applications and nominations are sought for the position of Director of the Marquette Core Curriculum for up to three years, beginning summer 2020 and ending with the completion of the spring 2023 term. This is a half-time, 12‐month temporary position. The Director of the Marquette Core Curriculum will have a unique opportunity to help shape undergraduate education at Marquette. This position reports to the Vice Provost for Academic Affairs. For more information, visit the Director of the Marquette Core Curriculum announcement page.
The Marquette Core Curriculum (MCC) is the center of every Marquette University student’s educational experience. The learning outcomes of the Core are rooted in Jesuit perspective and values, and focus on creating students who communicate responsibly and ethically, engage the world as moral actors and citizens with purpose, collaborate with diverse others using a broad disciplinary focus, and become leaders in discovery to solve global problems. For more information about the goals of the Core Curriculum, visit the Learning Outcomes page.
Marquette Today recently featured an article about the MCC called "Rooted in mission, new Core Curriculum better connects students to their studies, the world."
The Marquette Core Curriculum sponsors and co-sponsors events related to Core classes throughout the academic year. Check back often to get information about speakers, films, panels, performances, and other events that bring the Core to life. Our calendar also features programs related to issues addressed by the several tiers and themes included in the MCC. To see all of the upcoming events, check out the Core Events page.
For a list of courses newly approved for the Marquette Core Curriculum, please visit the New Course Approved for MCC page.