Kansas State University

Manhattan, KS

Kansas State's College of Arts and Sciences says, "An education that incorporates the arts, humanities, and social and natural sciences empowers you to think critically, logically and independently; write and speak forcefully and effectively; analyze and interpret data; to frame difficult questions and find answers; assess values; and to approach others with understanding and compassion will equip you to make a difference in the world." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.k-state.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:19,472
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:31%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$9,874 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$24,775 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature


    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because the "Literary or Rhetorical Arts" section of the "Humanities" requirement may be satisfied by courses that are not literature surveys.

  • 3. Foreign Language


    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because the requirement only applies to select degree programs.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History


    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 Science" requirement.

  • 5. Economics


    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because a survey course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social Science" requirement.

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science

  • General Education Assessment

    Kansas State University uses one or more of the following instruments to assess undergraduate progress in core collegiate skills: the Council on Aid to Education Collegiate Learning Assessment (CLA), the Educational Testing Service Proficiency Profile, or the ACT Collegiate Assessment of Academic Proficiency (CAAP). For more information, visit www.voluntarysystem.org.

Curriculum last evaluated: 07/20/2017


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