City University of New York - Queens College

Flushing, NY

Queens College says, "General Education at Queens College is an education in the liberal arts and sciences... These liberal arts and sciences courses offer [students] a taste of the many fields that [they] can study in college, and give [them] a chance to develop [their] intellectual and practical abilities across the disciplines." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.qc.cuny.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:16,680
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:29%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$7,138 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$14,528 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    YES
  • 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 "U.S. Experience in Its Diversity" requirement.

  • 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 & Society" requirement.

  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

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

  • 7. Science

    YES
  • General Education Assessment

    City University of New York - Queens College 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: 06/07/2018

C

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