Frostburg State University

Frostburg, MD

Frostburg State University says its Program of General Education "We believe that liberal education empowers students and frees them from ignorance by informing them about the world, its histories, methods of inquiry, and values. Liberal education develops students’ intellects and enhances their love of learning and awareness of individual and social responsibility by encouraging them to learn and apply knowledge to solve important problems." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.frostburg.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:4,884
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:22%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$8,702 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$21,226 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because it is one of four areas of the "Humanities" requirement from which students need only choose two.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO
  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because it is one of five areas of the "Social Sciences" requirement from which students need only choose two.

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because it is one of five areas of the "Social Sciences" requirement from which students need only choose two.

  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

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

  • 7. Science

    YES
  • General Education Assessment

    Frostburg State University 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: 07/07/2015

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