Birmingham-Southern College

Birmingham, AL

"Known as the Explorations curriculum," Birmingham-Southern College says, "our general education program has been purposefully designed to foster five learning outcomes that the College expects all of its graduates to exhibit: effective communication, creative problem solving, civic engagement, the ability to connect disparate areas of thought, and self-directed teaching and learning." [Source, Pg. 6]

  • Website:http://www.bsc.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:1,293
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:62%
  • Tuition & Fees:$34,448 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because a survey course in literature is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Interpretation & Analysis" requirement.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because language study is only an option in both the "Civic Engagement" and "Humanities" requirements.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    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 "Interpretations & Analysis" requirement.

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because it is one of four areas of the "Interpretation & Analysis" requirement, from which students need only select one.

  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    YES

Curriculum last evaluated: 03/07/2017

C

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