University of California - Irvine

Irvine, CA

University of California - Irvine says, "The general education requirements are intended to help undergraduates place the specialized study undertaken in the major within a broader context. They are designed to cultivate the skills, knowledge, and understanding that will make students effective contributors to society and the world." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.uci.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:27,331
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:71%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$13,360 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$40,042 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO
  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because students may fulfill the requirement with elementary-level study.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because the "American History and Institutions" requirement may be satisfied by high school coursework.

  • 5. Economics

    NO
  • 6. Mathematics

    PARTIAL

    See Note

    One-half credit given for both Mathematics and Natural or Physical Science because math and science are folded into the "Quantitative, Symbolic, and Computational Reasoning: Formal Reasoning" requirement; thus, students may choose either one or the other.

  • 7. Science

    PARTIAL

    See Note

    One-half credit given for both Mathematics and Natural or Physical Science because math and science are folded into the "Quantitative, Symbolic, and Computational Reasoning: Formal Reasoning" requirement; thus, students may choose either one or the other.

Curriculum last evaluated: 06/16/2017

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