Ohio University, "Believes that, as an educated person, you need certain intellectual skills in order to participate effectively in society. These include the following: the ability to communicate effectively through the written word and the ability to use quantitative or symbolic reasoning; broad knowledge of the major fields of learning; a capacity for evaluation and synthesis." [Source]
- Undergraduate Enrollment:23,571
- 4-Year Graduation Rate:48%
- Tuition & Fees (In State):$11,548 annually
- Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$20,512 annually
General Education Requirements
No credit given for Literature because the "Humanities and Literature" requirement may be fulfilled with non-literature courses.
3. Foreign LanguageNO
No credit given for Foreign Language because language study is only an option in the "Cross Cultural Perspectives" requirement.
4. U.S. Government or HistoryNO
No credit given for U.S. Government or History because a survey course in American government or history is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Cross Cultural Perspectives, "Humanities and Literature", and "Social Sciences" requirements.
No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social Sciences" requirement.
No credit given for Mathematics because students may test out of the "Quantitative Skills" requirement through SAT or ACT scores. Furthermore, the "Applied Science and Mathematics" requirement may be satisfied by science courses.
General Education Assessment
Ohio University 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: 06/14/2016