Williams College

Williamstown, MA

Williams College says that its "divisional requirement" is "designed to ensure that in [the students'] course of study at Williams, [they] take an appropriately diverse distribution of courses across the full range of the curriculum." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.williams.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:2,093
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:86%
  • Tuition & Fees:$51,790 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because a survey course in literature is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Languages and the Arts" requirement.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because language study is only an option in the "Languages and the Arts" requirement.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because a survey course in American government or history is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social Studies" requirement.

  • 5. Economics

    NO
  • 6. Mathematics

    PARTIAL

    See Note

    One-half credit given for both Mathematics and Natural or Physical Science because math and science are folded into the "Science and Mathematics" divisional requirement and the "Quantitative/Formal Reasoning" requirement, thus students may avoid one or the other.

  • 7. Science

    PARTIAL

    See Note

    One-half credit given for both Mathematics and Natural or Physical Science because math and science are folded into the "Science and Mathematics" divisional requirement and the "Quantitative/Formal Reasoning" requirement, thus students may avoid one or the other.

Curriculum last evaluated: 08/10/2017

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