See also World Civilization.
Gentrain (General Education Train of Courses) Program began at Monterey Peninsula College in 1974. The Gentrain courses form an interdisciplinary sequence focusing on literature/drama, philosophy/religion, history, and art. There are 16 units progressing from the ancient world to the present. Four units are offered each term. Students may register for credit and pay tuition, or for noncredit, which is free.