College of St. Benedict & St. John's University

St. Joseph / Collegeville, MN

The College of St. Benedict and St. John's University say, "It is the purpose of the Common Curriculum to provide all students with a solid academic foundation and the fundamental tools necessary to continue developing their intellectual ability and inquiry though a broad liberal arts education." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.csbsju.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:3,809
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:77% (CSB), 66% (SJU)
  • Tuition & Fees:$40,846 (CSB) / $40,226 (SJU) annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Composition because required "First-Year Seminars" do not focus primarily on writing instruction.

  • 2. Literature

    NO
  • 3. Foreign Language

    YES
  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because a survey course in American government is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social Science" requirement.

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because an economics course is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social Science" requirement.

  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Natural or Physical Science because the "Natural Sciences" requirement may be satisfied by courses in computer science.

  • General Education Assessment

    College of St. Benedict & St. John's 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: 06/27/2016

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