University of Utah

Salt Lake City, UT

The University of Utah says, "The overall objective of the General Education program at the University of Utah is to fulfill the requirements of the State of Utah's policy R470 which mandates that state institutions of higher education deliver general education programs within certain guidelines. As part of the University of Utah's implementation of R470, the University endorses a set of Learning Outcomes which describes what the university expects, in a broad sense, students to achieve through completing the general education program as well as the bachelor degree requirements." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.utah.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:23,789
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:29%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$8,518 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$27,039 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because a literature course is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Humanities" requirement.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

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

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    YES
  • 5. Economics

    NO
  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Natural or Physical Science because the "Physical and Life Sciences" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little science content.

Curriculum last evaluated: 07/11/2017

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