University of Tennessee - Chattanooga

Chattanooga, TN

University of Tennessee - Chattanooga says, "The UTC faculty believes that the general education curriculum can expand our student's fundamental knowledge, abilities, and aesthetic sensibilities, leading to more enriched lives and a more comprehensive view of our global world." [Source]

  • Website:
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:10,170
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:21%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$8,544 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$24,662 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature


    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because the "Literature Subcategory" requirement may be satisfied by a course that is not a literature survey.

  • 3. Foreign Language


    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because the requirement only applies to select degree programs.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History


    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 Understanding" and "Behavioral and Social Sciences" requirements.

  • 5. Economics


    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Behavioral and Social Sciences" requirement.

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science

  • General Education Assessment

    University of Tennessee - Chattanooga 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

Curriculum last evaluated: 06/29/2017


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

  • Share

Signup to Receive ACTA's Newsletter & Email Updates