University of Cincinnati

Cincinnati, OH

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]

  • Website:http://www.uc.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:25,820
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:31%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$11,000 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$26,334 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    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 Language

    YES
  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

    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.

  • 5. Economics

    NO
  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

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

  • 7. Science

    YES
  • 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

C

Grading is based on a detailed review of the latest online course catalogs.
View the rating criteria »

Red

FIRE Speech Code School Rating

Red

(what is this?)
  • Share

Signup to Receive ACTA's Newsletter & Email Updates