City University of New York - Brooklyn College

Brooklyn, NY

Brooklyn College says, "CUNY seeks to provide students with well-rounded knowledge, a critical appreciation of diverse cultural and intellectual traditions, an interest in relating the past to the complex world in which students live today, and the ability to help society create a fresh and enlightened future. The framework allows students to explore knowledge from various perspectives and to develop their critical abilities to read, write, and use language and symbol systems effectively. It also develops students' intellectual curiosity and commitment to lifelong learning." [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:14,406
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:25%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$6,838 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$13,948 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature


    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because it is one of three areas of the "Arts and Literature" requirement from which students need only choose two.

  • 3. Foreign Language

  • 4. U.S. Government or History


    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because the "U.S. Experience in its Diversity" requirement may be satisfied by courses that are not U.S. history or government surveys.

  • 5. Economics

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science


Curriculum last evaluated: 06/06/2017


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