Dickinson College says, "Dickinson offers a rich educational experience. Students learn key skills at the core of the liberal arts and sciences including inquiry and analysis, critical thinking, creativity, effective written and oral communication, information literacy, problem solving, and integrative and applied learning. We also strive to make our students responsive to emerging new knowledge and the challenges of the day. Our curriculum places the liberal arts and sciences within a contemporary context." [Source]
- Undergraduate Enrollment:2,420
- 4-Year Graduation Rate:81%
- Tuition & Fees:$51,205 annually
General Education Requirements
No credit given for Composition because required "First-Year Seminars" are topic courses in a range of disciplines that do not focus primarily on expository writing instruction, and the "Writing Intensive" requirement may be satisfied by writing courses offered in a range of departments and in languages other than English.
No credit given for Literature because a survey course in literature is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Humanities" requirement.
3. Foreign LanguageYES
4. U.S. Government or HistoryNO
One-half credit given for both Mathematics and Natural or Physical Science because math and science are folded into the "Laboratory Science" requirement, thus students may choose either one or the other. Full credit is not given for Mathematics because the "Quantitative Reasoning" requirement may be satisfied by non-math courses.
One-half credit given for both Mathematics and Natural or Physical Science because math and science are folded into the "Laboratory Science" requirement, thus students may choose either one or the other.
Curriculum last evaluated: 07/18/2017