University of Nebraska - Lincoln

Lincoln, NE

The University of Nebraska College of Arts and Sciences says, "We push ourselves and our students to think deeply and broadly—to integrate ideas from the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences—in ways that lead to innovation and prepare us for the challenges that tomorrow will bring. Together we cherish the diversity of people, cultures, and ideas in Nebraska and throughout our interdependent world." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.unl.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:20,954
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:39%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$8,978 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$24,098 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Composition because the "ACE outcome 1" requirement may be satisfied by topic courses in a range of disciplines that do not focus primarily on expository writing instruction.

  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because "Modern Languages and Literatures" is one of six areas of the "Humanities" requirement from which students need only choose one.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    YES
  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for US Government or History because a survey course in American government or history is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Humanities" and "Social Sciences" requirements.

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

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

  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because the College of Arts & Sciences "Natural, Physical and Mathematical Sciences" requirement may be satisfied by science courses. Furthermore, the "ACE 3" general education requirement may be satisfied by courses with little college-level math content.

  • 7. Science

    YES
  • General Education Assessment

    University of Nebraska - Lincoln 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: 07/27/2018

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