University of California - Merced

Merced, CA

University of California-Merced says, "Through general education, you will craft for yourself the tools that will let you continue to grow in a world that demands lifelong learning for success." [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:5,884
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:5%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$13,208 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$37,916 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature


    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because the "Humanities, Arts or Foreign Language" requirement may be satisfied by courses that are not literature surveys.

  • 3. Foreign Language

  • 4. U.S. Government or History


    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because the "American History and Institutions" requirement may be fulfilled with high school study.

  • 5. Economics


    See Note

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

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science


Curriculum last evaluated: 06/30/2016


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