Cluster designator codes for MyMadison search by GenEd Cluster

Students can search for General Education courses by areas within each Cluster from the General Education Program Planner. To accomplish this in MyMadison, please do the following:

1. Under "Search for Classes," scroll down to the “Additional Search Criteria” link, and click the arrow next to it to expand this section.

2. In the "Course Keyword" field, type in the search code from the list below that corresponds with the cluster requirement you'd like to look for.  


General Education Cluster Area

Search Code

Cluster One: Critical Thinking


Cluster One: Human Communication


Cluster One: Writing


Cluster Two: Human Questions and Contexts


Cluster Two: Visual and Performing Arts


Cluster Two: Literature


Cluster Three: Quantitative Reasoning


Cluster Three: Physical Principles


Cluster Three: Natural Systems


Cluster Four: The American Experience


Cluster Four: The Global Experience  


Cluster Five: Wellness Domain


Cluster Five: Sociocultural Dimension



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