State University of New York - Purchase College

Purchase, NY

SUNY-Purchase says, "the core curriculum ensures that students in all majors develop a foundation in a broad range of general education knowledge and skill areas." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.purchase.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:4,053
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:53%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$8,298 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$18,148 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because the "Humanities" requirement may be fulfilled with non-literature courses.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

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

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO
  • 5. Economics

    NO
  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

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

  • 7. Science

    YES
  • General Education Assessment

    State University of New York - Purchase 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: 06/06/2016

D

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