Central College says that the goal of its core curriculum is to "ensure that the education of all Central College students is grounded in an understanding of the breadth of human thought and experience." [Source]
- Undergraduate Enrollment:1,411
- 4-Year Graduation Rate:60%
- Tuition & Fees:$33,345 annually
General Education Requirements
No credit given for Composition because the "Writing Intensive" requirement may be satisfied by topic courses in a range of disciplines that do not focus primarily on expository writing instruction.
No credit given for Literature because the "Literature and Philosophy" requirement may be satisfied by courses that are not literature surveys.
3. Foreign LanguageNO
No credit given for Foreign Language because students may fulfill the requirement with elementary-level study.
4. U.S. Government or HistoryNO
No credit given for U.S. Government or History because survey courses in American government or history are options, but not required, to fulfill the "Social and Behavioral Inquiry" and "Historical Perspective" requirements, respectively.
No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social and Behavioral Inquiry" requirement.
No credit given for Mathematics because the "Mathematical Reasoning" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little college-level math content.
General Education Assessment
Central 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: 04/29/2016