Virginia State University

Petersburg, VA

Virginia State University says their General Education Program "is founded on the principles of academic excellence and personal growth and comprises the core curriculum for all baccalaureate degrees offered by the institution. Driven by the University’s Mission and Principles, the program endeavors to develop engaged, enlightened, productive citizens in a changing world." [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:4,498
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:29%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$8,226 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$18,398 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature

  • 3. Foreign Language


    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because language study is only an option in the "Global Studies" and "Humanities" requirements.

  • 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 "History" and "Humanities" requirements.

  • 5. Economics

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science


Curriculum last evaluated: 01/11/2016


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