University of Cincinnati
University of Cincinnati says, "The General Education Core has a firm foundation in UC's Academic Plan, to reaffirm liberal education as the core to preparing students as life-long learners. Our General Education course requirements are purposefully designed to strengthen four important learning outcomes or competencies throughout the student's progress toward their degree." [Source]
- Undergraduate Enrollment:26,559
- 4-Year Graduation Rate:33%
- Tuition & Fees (In State):$11,000 annually
- Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$27,334 annually
General Education Requirements
No credit given for Literature because a survey course in literature is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Humanities and Literature" distribution area.
3. Foreign LanguageYES
4. U.S. Government or HistoryNO
No credit given for U.S. Government or History because a survey course in American government or history is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Historical Perspectives" distribution area.
No credit given for Mathematics because the "Quantitative Reasoning" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little college-level math content.
General Education Assessment
University of Cincinnati 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: 09/24/2015