Northwestern University Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences says, "A liberal arts education in Weinberg College emphasizes the ability to reason clearly, to extract the essential significance of large bodies of information, to apply general principles in new contexts, to communicate effectively, and to be sensitive to human creativity and morality." [Source]
- Undergraduate Enrollment:8,700
- 4-Year Graduation Rate:84%
- Tuition & Fees:$52,678 annually
General Education Requirements
No credit given for Composition because the "Writing Proficiency" requirement may be satisfied by freshman seminars that do not focus primarily on writing instruction.
No credit given for Literature because a survey course in literature is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Literature and Fine Arts" requirement.
3. Foreign LanguageYES
4. U.S. Government or HistoryNO
No credit given for U.S. Government or History because the "Historical Studies" and "Social and Behavioral Sciences" requirement may be satisfied by courses that are not U.S. history or government surveys.
No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social and Behavioral Sciences" requirement.
No credit given for Mathematics because the "Formal Studies" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little college-level math content.
Curriculum last evaluated: 05/21/2018