University of Wisconsin - Madison
University of Wisconsin Madison says, "The purpose of the General Education Requirements is to ensure that every graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison acquires the essential core of an undergraduate education. This core establishes a foundation for living a productive life, being a citizen of the world, appreciating aesthetic values, and engaging in lifelong learning in a continually changing world." [Source]
- Undergraduate Enrollment:31,358
- 4-Year Graduation Rate:60%
- Tuition & Fees (In State):$10,533 annually
- Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$34,783 annually
General Education Requirements
No credit given for Composition because only students who do not receive a satisfactory score on a university-administered examination must take a "Communication A" writing course, and the "Communication B" requirement may be satisfied by topic courses in a range of disciplines that do not focus primarily on expository writing instruction.
3. Foreign LanguageYES
4. U.S. Government or HistoryNO
No credit given for Mathematics because only students who do not receive a satisfactory score on a university-administered examination must take a "Quantitative Reasoning A" course. The "Quantitative Reasoning A" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little college-level math content, and the "Quantitative Reasoning B" requirement may be satisfied by science courses.
Curriculum last evaluated: 07/17/2018