University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia , PA

The University of Pennsylvania says, "The General Education Curriculum... has two broad objectives. It seeks to develop in you some general skills or approaches to knowledge and to engage you in the intellectual work of the disciplines in a variety of fields across the arts and sciences." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.upenn.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:11,716
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:85%
  • Tuition & Fees:$51,464 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because a survey course in literature is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Arts and Letters" requirement.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    YES
  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    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 both the "Society" and "Humanities and Social Science" requirements, respectively.

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

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

  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because the "Quantitative Data Analysis," "Formal Reasoning and Analysis," and "Natural Sciences and Mathematics" requirements may be satisfied by science courses or courses with little college-level math content.

  • 7. Science

    YES

Curriculum last evaluated: 07/17/2017

C

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