University of Texas - San Antonio

San Antonio, TX

The University of Texas-San Antonio core curriculum "is designed to enable students to assess the perspectives and accomplishments of the past and to move to the future with an informed and flexible outlook. It promotes intellectual adaptability, ethical awareness, and transfer among diverse modes of thought."[Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:24,724
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:13%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$7,700 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$18,297 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature


    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because a survey course in literature is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Language, Philosophy and Culture" requirement.

  • 3. Foreign Language

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

  • 5. Economics


    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social and Behavioral Sciences" requirement.

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science

  • General Education Assessment

    University of Texas - San Antonio 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

Curriculum last evaluated: 03/30/2017


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