Virginia Polytechnic Institute

Blacksburg, VA

Virginia Tech says, "The Curriculum for Liberal Education (CLE)–required of all undergraduates--empowers our students with a broad base of knowledge and transferable skills. Liberal Education provides students the opportunity for rigorous intellectual encounters with enduring human challenges and important contemporary problems, through wide-ranging exposure to multiple disciplines and ways of knowing." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.vt.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:25,791
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:61%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$12,852 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$29,975 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO
  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because students may fulfill the requirement with elementary-level study.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO
  • 5. Economics

    NO
  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because the "Quantitative and Symbolic Reasoning" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little college-level math content.

  • 7. Science

    YES

Curriculum last evaluated: 08/02/2017

D

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