University of Mary Washington

Fredericksburg, VA

University of Mary Washington says, "General Education is the foundation of a liberal arts and sciences education and is designed to cultivate the skills, knowledge, and habits of mind that are essential in every field of study and which enable graduates to make effective decisions as citizens of a rapidly changing, richly diverse, and increasingly interconnected world." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.umw.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:4,357
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:62%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$11,630 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$26,220 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    NO

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    No credit given for Composition because the "Writing Intensive" requirement may be satisfied by courses offered in a range of departments that do not focus primarily on expository writing instruction.

  • 2. Literature

    NO

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    No credit given for Literature because the "Arts, Literature, and Performance" requirement may be satisfied by courses that are not literature surveys.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    YES
  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because because a survey course in American government or history is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Human Experience and Society" requirement.

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Global Inquiry" and "Human Experience and Society" requirements.

  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because the "Quantitative Reasoning" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little college-level math content.

  • 7. Science

    YES

Curriculum last evaluated: 07/10/2017

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