San Jose State University

San Jose, CA

San Jose State University says, "The SJSU General Education Program incorporates the development of skills, the acquisition of knowledge, and the integration of knowledge through the study of facts, issues, and ideas. Regardless of major, all who earn undergraduate degrees should share common educational experiences, as they become university scholars." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.sjsu.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:26,664
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:9%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$7,378 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$18,538 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for the Literature requirement because the "Letters" requirement may be satisfied by courses that are not literature surveys.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO
  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    YES
  • 5. Economics

    NO
  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    YES
  • General Education Assessment

    San Jose State University 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: 07/07/2016

B

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