Xavier University of Louisiana

New Orleans, LA

Xavier University of Louisiana says, "Xavier University of Louisiana, founded by Saint Katharine Drexel and the Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament, is Catholic and historically Black. The ultimate purpose of the University is to contribute to the promotion of a more just and humane society by preparing its students to assume roles of leadership and service in a global society. This preparation takes place in a diverse learning and teaching environment that incorporates all relevant educational means, including research and community service." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.xula.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:2,293
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:30%
  • Tuition & Fees:$23,606 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 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

    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 "Essential Core" requirement.

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because it is one of four areas of the "Social Sciences" requirement, from which students need only select two.

  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    YES
  • Additional Information

    Xavier University should be commended for its strong requirements in African-American Diaspora Studies, which aligns with its mission as an HBCU.

Curriculum last evaluated: 06/18/2018

B

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