Loyola University New Orleans

New Orleans, LA

Loyola University New Orleans says its Common Curriculum "serves to provide a foundation in a genuinely humanistic education--in philosophy, religious studies, literature, history, the sciences, and the arts--complementing the major fields of study of every undergraduate's program." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.loyno.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:2,796
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:54%
  • Tuition & Fees:$37,830 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because the "Writing about Literature" requirement may be satisfied by niche courses or courses that are narrow in scope.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because intermediate-level language study is only required for select degree programs.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because the qualifying courses for the "History" requirement are world history courses rather than U.S. government or history surveys.

  • 5. Economics

    NO
  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because students may test out of the "Mathematics" requirement through SAT or ACT scores.

  • 7. Science

    YES
  • General Education Assessment

    Loyola University New Orleans 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: 07/01/2016

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