University of North Carolina - Charlotte
University of North Carolina-Charlotte says, "The General Education Program is central to UNC Charlotte’s basic mission of providing all of its undergraduates with a liberal arts education. The Program approaches the liberal arts in its traditional meaning of learning the arts appropriate for living the educated, responsible life of a free (liberãlis) citizen. It provides all undergraduate students, regardless of their majors, with the foundations of the liberal education they will need to be informed people who have the ability to act thoughtfully in society, the ability to make critical judgments, and the ability to enjoy a life dedicated to learning and the pleasures of intellectual and artistic pursuits." [Source]
- Undergraduate Enrollment:23,914
- 4-Year Graduation Rate:29%
- Tuition & Fees (In State):$6,832 annually
- Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$20,266 annually
General Education Requirements
3. Foreign LanguageNO
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 "Social Sciences" requirement.
No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social Sciences" requirement.
General Education Assessment
University of North Carolina - Charlotte 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: 07/05/2018