East Carolina University
ECU says, "Students explore and inquire in the humanities, fine arts, natural sciences and social sciences, learn to communicate effectively both orally and in writing, develop quantitative literacy, become familiar with global concerns and the diversity of the human experience, and cultivate the broad knowledge and skills that inform the mature exploration of their own majors. This foundation and its integration with specialized learning in the students’ majors enable them to live broadly informed, responsible, and meaningful lives; at the same time, this preparation is essential to good citizenship in an increasingly global and culturally diverse world." [Source]
- Undergraduate Enrollment:22,969
- 4-Year Graduation Rate:34%
- Tuition & Fees (In State):$6,997 annually
- Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$22,955 annually
General Education Requirements
No credit given for Literature because a literature course is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Humanities" section of the "Humanities and Fine Arts" requirement.
3. Foreign LanguageNO
No credit given for Foreign Language because the requirement only applies to select degree programs.
4. U.S. Government or HistoryNO
No credit given for U.S. Government or History because a 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
East Carolina University 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: 06/13/2018