University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point

Stevens Point, WI

UW-Stevens Point says, "The General Education Program provides the framework of a liberal education, equipping students with the knowledge and skills to facilitate intellectual and personal growth, pursue their advanced studies, and improve the world in which they live." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.uwsp.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:8,297
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:30%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$8,159 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$16,426 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 "Arts" and "Humanities" requirements.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because the requirement only applies to select degree programs, and students in those degree programs may fulfill the requirement with elementary-level study.

  • 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" requirement.

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

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

  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because the "Quantitative Literacy" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little mathematics content.

  • 7. Science

    YES
  • General Education Assessment

    University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point 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: 05/30/2017

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