* - Indicates Required Fields
Please select three majors you are interested in. If you have decided your major, please select "not applicable."
These small, seminar-style courses are open only to First Year Students (like you!), and offer narrowly-focused topics to introduce you to the inner workings of a field of interest or an area of potential major. Through significant interaction with a dedicated faculty member and a group of like-minded students, you will gain a rewarding academic experience, through digging deeply into a topic with some of the Mount’s best professors, while forming a lasting bond with students of similar academic interests that will serve you well in the years to come!
The Freshman Seminar will fulfill a Core Curriculum or Major requirement in either the Humanities or Social Sciences.
If you are interested in taking a Freshman Seminar, please read the course descriptions and select your two top choices in the menus below.
*Sections fill up fast and seats are offered on a first come, first served basis.
Please respond to the following questions. Your answers will assist in your course placements in the CORE curriculum at the College of Mount Saint Vincent. We'll do our best to meet your preferences, but there is no guarantee that your preferences will be met.
Please select your preference from each of the following groups of courses:
**Please see the note at the end, concerning Transfer Credits.
Please be aware that students requesting evaluation of transfer credit, whether AP, IB, or courses taken at a college while in high school and/or another college must submit official transcripts to the Office of Admission. Once your official transcript has been reviewed, adjustments to your class schedule will be made if appropriate.