Metropolitan State University

St. Paul, MN

Metropolitan State University says, "The College of Liberal Arts houses the programs in humanities, social sciences, communications and the arts. These fields make up the heart of a university education. Our departments develop students' skills in thinking, writing, communicating, as well as provide the insights and advantages of understanding history and human culture." [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:7,317
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:14%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$7,859 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$14,960 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition


    See Note

    No credit given for Composition because students may test out of the "Introductory Writing" section of the "Goal 1: Communication" requirement through a university-administered exam, and the "Intermediate Writing" section of the requirement may be fulfilled with courses that do not focus on expository writing.

  • 2. Literature

  • 3. Foreign Language

  • 4. U.S. Government or History


    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 "History and the Social and Behavioral Sciences" requirement.

  • 5. Economics

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science


    See Note

    No credit given for Science because the "Natural Sciences" requirement may be satisfied by math courses.

Curriculum last evaluated: 06/14/2018


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