Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
Southern Illinois University-Carbondale says, "The Core is grounded in the traditional arts and sciences, and fosters a life of inquiry, creativity, and civic participation. As a matter of principle, the program limits curricular choice in favor of greater conceptual coherence." [Source]
- Undergraduate Enrollment:12,182
- 4-Year Graduation Rate:27%
- Tuition & Fees (In State):$13,481 annually
- Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$27,130 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 for Foreign Language because language study is only an option in the "Fine Arts" requirement and can be fulfilled with elementary-level study.
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 "Humanities" and "Social Science" requirements.
No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social Science" requirement.
General Education Assessment
Southern Illinois University - Carbondale 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: 06/25/2017