University of North Carolina - Asheville

Asheville, NC

UNC Asheville says their liberal arts core "captures the development of human capabilities, disciplinary knowledge, the application of knowledge to new settings, and creative solutions to increasingly complex problems...As students acquire critical thinking skills, inquire from a range of perspectives, hone effective communication and diverse forms of expression, and engage the local and global spheres, they become lifelong learners, ethical thinkers and practitioners of sustainability and invaluable society members whose transformative education enables them to flourish, responding to the world that lies before them and acting as responsible citizens and leaders."[Source]

  • Website:http://www.unca.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:3,804
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:36%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$6,605 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$22,219 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
  • 5. Economics

    NO
  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    YES
  • Additional Information

    UNC Asheville should be noted for its Core Humanities sequence, a historical, social, literary, philosophical, and aesthetic survey of human civilization from antiquity to the present.

  • General Education Assessment

    University of North Carolina - Asheville 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: 05/25/2017

B

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