Virginia Military Institute

Lexington, VA

VMI says, "The VMI Core Curriculum is a common and mutually reinforcing set of courses and experiences designed to cultivate the essential characteristics of a VMI graduate—a person of character who is able to anticipate, respond, and lead in a complex and changing world." [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:1,722
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:63%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$18,214 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$43,902 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature

  • 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 the qualifying courses for the "Perspectives on Civilization and Human Achievement" requirement are world history courses rather than American government or history surveys.

  • 5. Economics

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science


Curriculum last evaluated: 07/06/2018


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