Lake Forest College

Lake Forest, IL

Lake Forest College says, "The General Education Curriculum (GEC) is intended to ensure that students will receive breadth, as well as depth, in their education while continuing to allow them considerable latitude in designing their individual programs of study." [Source]

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Composition because the "First-Year Writing" requirement may be satisfied by "First-Year Studies" courses that do not focus primarily on expository writing instruction.

  • 2. Literature

    NO
  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO
  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO
  • 5. Economics

    NO
  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because math and science are folded into the "Natural and Mathematical Sciences" breadth requirement, which may be satisfied by courses with little college-level math or science content.

  • 7. Science

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Natural or Physical Science because math and science are folded into the "Natural and Mathematical Sciences" breadth requirement, which may be satisfied by courses with little college-level math or science content.

  • General Education Assessment

    Lake Forest College 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: 05/06/2017

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