Boston University

Boston, MA

Boston University says, "The CAS College Program for the Liberal Arts & Sciences is designed to ensure that all students acquire the broad and deep base of skills, competence, and knowledge that is the mark of a liberally educated person and that prepares them for a successful and creative life." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.bu.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:17,944
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:81%
  • Tuition & Fees:$50,240 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because students who select the Divisional Studies option to satisfy the general education requirements may fulfill the "Humanities" requirement with courses that are not literature surveys.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    YES
  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

    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 "Social Sciences" requirement in the Divisional Studies option.

  • 5. Economics

    NO
  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because students who select the Core Curriculum option to fulfill general education requirements may test out of the "Mathematics" requirement through SAT or ACT scores. Students who select the Divisional Studies option to fulfill general education requirements may satisfy the "Mathematics and Computer Science" requirement by courses with little college-level math content.

  • 7. Science

    YES

Curriculum last evaluated: 07/12/2017

C

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