Long Island University - C.W. Post Campus

Brookville, NY

Long Island University says, "Designed by faculty of LIU Post, the Core Curriculum equips students with broad-based knowledge to prepare them to succeed in their academic studies and future careers. Each course emphasizes the development of the student's critical thinking, oral, visual and written communication skills. Through this high-quality curriculum students will have the opportunity to reach their intellectual potential, to contribute to society in meaningful ways, and to face the challenges of an increasingly complex world." [Source]

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

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    No credit given for Literature because the "Literature or Foreign Language" requirement may be satisfied by courses that are not literature surveys.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

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

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    PARTIAL

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    One-half credit given for both U.S. Government or History and Economics because U.S. Government and Economics are folded into the "Political Science or Economics" requirement, thus students may choose either one or the other.

  • 5. Economics

    PARTIAL

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    One-half credit given for both U.S. Government or History and Economics because U.S. Government and Economics are folded into the "Political Science or Economics" requirement, thus students may choose either one or the other.

  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

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

  • 7. Science

    YES

Curriculum last evaluated: 07/19/2016

C

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