University of Nebraska - Kearney

Kearney, NE

University of Nebraska - Kearney says, "The UNK General Studies program helps students acquire knowledge and abilities to: understand the world, make connections across disciplines, and contribute to the solution of contemporary problems." [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:5,056
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:27%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$6,844 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$12,268 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature


    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because "English" is one of five areas of the "Humanities" requirement, from which students need only select two.

  • 3. Foreign Language


    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because the requirement only applies to select degree programs and may be fulfilled with elementary-level study.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History


    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because the "Democracy in Perspective" requirement may be satisfied by courses that are not American government or history survey courses.

  • 5. Economics

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science

  • General Education Assessment

    University of Nebraska - Kearney 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

Curriculum last evaluated: 06/30/2017


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