Ursinus College

Collegeville, PA

Ursinus College says, "Liberal education is provided through an academic program that empowers the intellect, awakens moral sensitivity, and challenges students to improve society. Students gain intellectual curiosity, the capacity to think analytically, critically, and creatively, and the skill to express thoughts with logic, clarity, and grace." [Source]

  • Website:http://ursinus.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:1,681
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:74%
  • Tuition & Fees:$47,700 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Composition because the "Writing Intensive" requirement may be satisfied by topic courses in a range of disciplines that do not focus primarily on expository writing instruction.

  • 2. Literature

    YES
  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because students may fulfill the requirement with elementary-level study.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO
  • 5. Economics

    NO
  • 6. Mathematics

    PARTIAL

    See Note

    One-half credit given for both Mathematics and Natural Science because math and science are folded into the "laboratory course in the sciences" requirement; thus, students may choose either one or the other.

  • 7. Science

    PARTIAL

    See Note

    One-half credit given for both Mathematics and Natural Science because math and science are folded into the "laboratory course in the sciences" requirement; thus, students may choose either one or the other.

  • Additional Information

    Ursinus should be noted for its Common Intellectual Experience courses, which provide a common foundation of knowledge for all undergraduate students and expose students to some of the best in Western and non-Western literature and philosophy.

Curriculum last evaluated: 06/28/2016

D

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