Augustana College (IL)

Rock Island, IL

Augustana College says that the "college years develop the foundations of curiosity, analysis and communication which allow learning to take place. Augustana builds on this fundamental education by offering coursework in a wide variety of disciplines and encouraging thoughtful synthesis of information and new perspectives through careful study in these disciplines." [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:2,647
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:70%
  • Tuition & Fees:$40,908 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature


    See Note

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

  • 3. Foreign Language


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

  • 4. U.S. Government or History


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    No credit given for U.S. Government and History because a survey course in American government or history is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Perspective on the Past" requirement.

  • 5. Economics

  • 6. Mathematics


    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because the "Quantitative Reasoning" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little college-level math content.

  • 7. Science

  • General Education Assessment

    Augustana College (IL) 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

Curriculum last evaluated: 06/01/2018


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