Westfield State University
Westfield State says "In keeping with the University’s mission to assist its students to develop intellectually and to use their knowledge to improve the conditions of their communities, the Core has been designed to introduce students to a variety of academic disciplines and social issues. For each area in the core a set of goals has been established, offering students an opportunity to develop the critical skills needed to deal effectively with a variety of academic disciplines and concepts. The foundations of the Common Core are disciplinary forms, within which, students select specific courses. One of the goals of the Common Core is to introduce students to areas of study which are seen as necessary ingredients for a cultivated, humane life." [Source]
- Undergraduate Enrollment:5,584
- 4-Year Graduation Rate:53%
- Tuition & Fees (In State):$9,715 annually
- Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$15,795 annually
General Education Requirements
No credit given for Literature because a survey course in literature is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Literary and Philosophical Analysis" requirement.
3. Foreign LanguageNO
No credit for Foreign Language because language study is only an option in the "Global Diversity" requirement.
4. U.S. Government or HistoryYES
No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social Understanding" requirement.
Curriculum last evaluated: 07/17/2018