University of Maryland - College Park

College Park, MD

UMD says, "Through the General Education program you will discover that education at the University of Maryland is an experience that reaches from the campus classroom and lab to across the globe...General Education exposes you to different disciplines, improves your fundamental academic skills, and strengthens your commitment to using knowledge and abilities to better yourself and others." [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:27,056
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:69%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$9,996 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$31,144 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature


    See Note

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

  • 3. Foreign Language


    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because the requirement only applies to select degree programs, and students may fulfill the requirement with elementary-level study.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

  • 5. Economics

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science


Curriculum last evaluated: 07/17/2016


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