The General Education (GE) curriculum at Thurgood Marshall College is designed to provide students with: ... Students are required to complete four 4-unit Disciplinary Breadth courses - two (2) of which must be upper-division - outside the major field of study. Had its seven-game bowl winning streak snapped with a 48-25 loss to UCF in the Gasparilla Bowl. The team represents the university as a member of the Conference USA Eastern division of the National Collegiate Athletic Association, playing at the NCAA Division I Football Bowl Subdivision level. Marshall set an I-AA record with five straight seasons making at least the semi-finals of the I-AA Playoffs from 1991 to 1995 (and added one more in 1996). Three years later, it would waive the rule for all schools. The NCAA gave the Thundering Herd special permission to let … Marshall offers scholarship programs under John Marshall Scholars and the Society of Yeager Scholars.  Holliday then led Marshall to a 10–4 season in 2013, capped with a victory in the Military Bowl. Marshall University is a public research university in Huntington, West Virginia. The Higher Education for Learning Problems (H.E.L.P.) 1 all-season. Faith became the 12th coach in the program's 36-year history on Aug. 1, 2012. There are ten residence halls located on the main campus. Marshall and WVU first played in 1911, but it wasn't until 2006 before the two schools from the "Mountain State" faced off annually for the Governor's Cup.  Marshall would fall to the Bearcats in the 2004 Plains Capital Fort Worth Bowl at TCU's Amon G. Carter Stadium, 32–14, in Bob Pruett's final game as head coach before his retirement. Marshall and East Carolina have a "friendly" rivalry with one another. As of the end of the 2015 football season, Marshall has an impressive 148–26 overall record at Joan C. Edwards Stadium for a winning percentage of .851. NOTABLE. 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Marshall University Division of Student Affairs, Huntington, West Virginia. The name Thundering Herd came from a Zane Grey novel released in 1925, and a silent movie of the same name two years later. The regularly scheduled series resumed between the two schools in 2010. Building on the School of Medicine, the university began granting other doctoral degrees in 1994. The university is currently composed of nine undergraduate colleges: Lewis College of Business (LCOB), College of Education and Professional Development (COE), College of Arts and Media (COAM), College of Health Professions (COHP), Honors College, College of Information Technology and Engineering (CITE), College of Liberal Arts (COLA), College of Science (COS), and University College; three graduate colleges, the general Graduate College, the School of Pharmacy, and the Joan C. 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