University of Mississippi

Oxford, MS

The University of Mississippi says, "Students seeking a general education may acquire intellectual and civic competence; lay the broad foundation needed for specialized training in law, medicine, theology, and other professional fields; and prepare themselves for advanced study, research, and teaching in the humanities, fine arts, mathematics, and sciences." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.olemiss.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:19,213
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:37%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$7,744 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$22,012 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    YES
  • 3. Foreign Language

    YES
  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because the "History" requirement only applies to select degree programs and a survey course in American history or government is an option, but is not required, to fulfill the "History" requirement.

  • 5. Economics

    NO
  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    YES
  • General Education Assessment

    University of Mississippi 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: 06/28/2017

B

Grading is based on a detailed review of the latest online course catalogs.
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Green

FIRE Speech Code School Rating

Green

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Heterodox Academy

Heterodox Academy Guide to Colleges Rating

78

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