City University of New York - The City College of New York

New York, NY

CUNY-City College says that their core curriculum "is comprised of introductory coursework designed to give students the fundamental skills and background they need to pursue advanced work at the major or upper-level elective work and to instill a habit of mind that sees all areas of knowledge as interrelated. Students are able to choose from a selection of courses that build fundamental skills, such as writing, research, critical thinking and quantitative reasoning, while introducing them to different fields of knowledge and inquiry." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.ccny.cuny.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:13,210
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:12%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$6,940 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$14,330 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 "World Cultures and Global Issues" requirement.

  • 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 "U.S. Experience in its Diversity" requirement may be fulfilled by courses that are narrow in scope.

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

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

  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    YES

Curriculum last evaluated: 06/08/2018

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