California State University - Northridge

Northridge, CA

CSU-Northridge says, "The vision of General Education (GE) is to ensure that all CSUN students have a broad background in disciplines at the university level in order to appreciate the breadth of human knowledge and the responsibilities of concerned and engaged citizens of the world." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.csun.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:35,839
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:13%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$6,875 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$18,755 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    No credit for Literature because a course in literature is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Arts and Humanities" requirement.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because language study is only an option to satisfy the "Comparative Cultural Studies" requirement, and moreover, students may satisfy the requirement with elementary level study.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    YES
  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

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

  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    YES
  • General Education Assessment

    California State University - Northridge 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: 08/07/2018

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