Gustavus Adolphus College

St. Peter, MN

Gustavus Adolphus College says, "The College offers students of high aspiration and promise a liberal arts education of recognized excellence provided by faculty who embody the highest standards of teaching and scholarship. The Gustavus curriculum is designed to bring students to mastery of a particular area of study within a general framework that is both interdisciplinary and international in perspective." [Source]

  • Website:http://gustavus.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:2,181
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:77%
  • Tuition & Fees:$44,080 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because a survey course in literature is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Literary and Rhetorical Studies" requirement.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because students may fulfill the requirement with elementary-level study.

  • 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 or history is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Historical and Philosophical Studies" and "Human Behavior and Social Institutions" requirements.

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Human Behavior and Social Institutions" requirement.

  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    YES
  • Additional Information

    It should be noted that Gustavus Adolphus College offers an alternative general education program, the 3 Crowns Integrated Core, which should be commended for its robust foreign language and literature requirements in addition to the subjects noted above.

Curriculum last evaluated: 06/13/2018

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