Shawnee State University

Portsmouth, OH

Shawnee State University says it "prepares students for the changing needs of business, industry, education, and society through its diversified degree programs. Recognizing the importance of knowledge, values, and cultural enrichment, Shawnee State University is committed to providing higher education that fosters competence in oral and written communication, scientific and quantitative reasoning, and critical analysis/logical thinking." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.shawnee.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:3,406
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:13%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$7,439 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$13,247 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    YES
  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit for Foreign Language because students may opt out of taking a language course in favor of a communication or politics course under the "Oral Communication" requirement. Additionally, student may fulfill this requirement with elementary level study.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for US Government or History because a course in American government or history is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Engaged Citizenry" 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 "Human Behavior" requirement.

  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

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

  • 7. Science

    YES
  • General Education Assessment

    Shawnee State University 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: 04/25/2018

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