University of Hawaii - Manoa

Honolulu, HI

UH Manoa says, "The General Education requirements are based on the conviction that an educated person has access to a shared body of knowledge; a comprehension of the major divisions of learning; and an understanding of the commonality in our ways of thinking, of experiencing self, and of acquiring new knowledge and skills." [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:12,881
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:28%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$11,754 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$33,786 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature


    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because it is one of three areas of the "Arts, Humanities, and Literatures" section of the "Diversification" requirements from which students need only choose two.

  • 3. Foreign Language

  • 4. U.S. Government or History


    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because the "Social Sciences" requirement may be satisfied by courses that are not U.S. history or government surveys.

  • 5. Economics


    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

  • 7. Science


Curriculum last evaluated: 07/18/2018


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