Shawnee State University
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]
- Undergraduate Enrollment:3,621
- 4-Year Graduation Rate:25%
- Tuition & Fees (In State):$7,365 annually
- Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$14,145 annually
General Education Requirements
3. Foreign LanguageNO
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 HistoryNO
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.
No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Human Behavior" requirement.
No credit given for Mathematics because the "Quantitative Reasoning" requirement may be satisfied by a course with little college-level math content.
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