University of California - Merced

Merced, CA

University of California-Merced says, "In tandem with the major and the co-curriculum, General Education supports your development of the Hallmarks of the Baccalaureate degree. It nurtures the spirit of critical inquiry, building your knowledge of various fields, cultures, and perspectives. General education fosters collaboration, communication, and ethical action. It empowers you to share your learning and skills to address the local and global challenges of an interconnected, changing world." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.ucmerced.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:7,375
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:33%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$13,598 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$41,612 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

    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

    NO
  • 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 fulfilled with high school study.

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    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

    YES
  • 7. Science

    NO

Curriculum last evaluated: 07/20/2017

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