Jumpstart GE

Jumpstart General Education

What is Jumpstart?

Innovative and Relevant: The Future of General Education

Launched in 2015 with 48 students, Jumpstart is the most engaging, integrated and efficient way to complete your GE requirements. The program allows students to earn all of their general education credits through an integrated curriculum taught by highly qualified professors!

Innovative and Relevant.
Students looking at the Hollywood Sign

Stage & Screen

All your GE courses combine together to illustrate the power of perspective in storytelling. This is a perfect fit for students who love watching movies, TV, plays, and exploring how these works of art are created.

Qualified Professors

  • Jeb Branin
  • Michelle Orihel
  • Cameron Pace
  • Kevin Stein
  • Karl Jarvis
  • Joy Sterrantino
Student at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone

Our National Parks

Music, anthropology, geology, biology and more are used to explore the natural world in an unprecedented way. If you like to be outside and among the prettiest places in America, this Jumpstart is for you.

Qualified Professors

  • Eric Morrow
  • Jason Kaiser
  • Bill Heyborne
  • Matt Nickerson
  • Earl Mulderink
  • Emily Dean
  • Keith Bradshaw
Bicycles in a rugged Southern Utah terrain.

Sports, Health, & Identity

Sport, recreation, health, and leisure activities are ‘big business’ in America. This Jumpstart will explore the human biology, physics, marketing, history and more behind this industry.

Qualified Professors

  • John Taylor
  • Liz Olson
  • Natalie Johansen
  • Eric Brown
  • Rhett Zollinger
  • Dave Lunt
  • Matt Barton

Apply & Learn More about Jumpstart

Once you have been admitted to SUU, make sure you complete the New Student Checklist and keep in contact with your ACE.

Start the conversation with us at jumpstart@suu.edu.

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