UNM Los Alamos

General Studies

General Studies

The department of General Studies is an interdisciplinary unit offering a variety of opportunities to help you achieve your professional goals. We offer classes in American Studies, Anthropology, Classics, History, Native American Studies, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, and more.

Most general education courses will articulate to four-year college programs, and several of these classes count towards UNM Core Curriculum requirements in the Humanities or Social Sciences.

Degrees Available

Related Faculty

  • Dora Aleksandrova
  • Irina Alvestad
  • Tom Beach
  • Anna Durakiewicz
  • Carol Furchner
  • Patrick Harris
  • Mickey Marsee
  • Melanie Shirk
  • Zandree Stidham
  • Dawn Venhaus
  • Kay Willerton
  • Barbara Yarnell

Contact Information

Barbara Yarnell
Department Chair, General Studies
Instructor in Fine Arts
UNM Los Alamos
yarnell@unm.edu
505-662-0342