Teaching Department of Common Courses is responsible for courses of Ideological and Political Theory, Foreign Languages, Literature, Computer, Sports and there are accordingly five sections undertaking teaching tasks to all the university students.

The department attached great attention to the scientific research and won many prizes with their achievements. The faculty members have issued more than 400 pieces of academic articles, published approximately 20 textbooks and academic works, and got nearly 10 provincial research projects. They also finished two provincial teaching reform projects and one project from Statistical Bureau of Shandong Province.