University of Illinois - Springfield

Springfield, IL

The University of Illinois Springfield says, "General education is an important part of the distinctive UIS degree and consists of more than a series of distribution requirements. The UIS General Education Curriculum provides structure for the whole baccalaureate experience while allowing the flexibility transfer students need to enter the institution and the curriculum with ease." [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:3,038
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:34%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$11,413 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$20,938 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature

  • 3. Foreign Language

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

  • 5. Economics

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science

  • General Education Assessment

    University of Illinois - Springfield 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

Curriculum last evaluated: 07/06/2016


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