University of Illinois - Springfield
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]
- Undergraduate Enrollment:2,932
- 4-Year Graduation Rate:36%
- Tuition & Fees (In State):$11,413 annually
- Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$20,938 annually
General Education Requirements
No credit given for Literature because a survey course in literature is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Humanities" requirement.
3. Foreign LanguageNO
No credit given for Foreign Language because language study is only an option in the "Global Awareness" 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 "Behavioral and Social Sciences" requirement.
No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Behavioral and Social Sciences" requirement.
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 www.voluntarysystem.org.
Curriculum last evaluated: 07/19/2018