Luther College says that "Common Ground coursework -- focused on the arts of language, the academic study of religion, andc the pursuit of human health and well being -- serves as a foundation for the curriculum as a whole." [Source]
- Undergraduate Enrollment:2,385
- 4-Year Graduation Rate:69%
- Tuition & Fees:$39,190 annually
General Education Requirements
No credit given for Composition because the "Paideia" requirement does not focus primarily on expository writing instruction.
No credit given for Literature because a survey course in literature is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Human Expression - Primary Texts" area of the "Inquiry Across the Liberal Arts" requirement.
3. Foreign LanguageNO
No credit given for Foreign Language because students may fulfill the "Language" requirement with elementary-level study.
4. U.S. Government or HistoryNO
No credit given for U.S. Government or History because a survey course in American government or history is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Human Behavior" area of the "Inquiry Across the Liberal Arts" requirement and the "Historical" area of the "Perspectives" requirement, respectively.
No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Human Behavior" area of the "Inquiry Across the Liberal Arts" requirement.
No credit given for Mathematics because the "Quantitative" area of the "Perspectives" requirement may be satisfied by science courses.
General Education Assessment
Luther 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: 05/03/2016