University of Wisconsin - Whitewater

Whitewater, WI

UWW says, "The General Education Program encompasses coursework in both Communication and Caluculation Skills and UW - Whitewater Requirements in liberal arts and sciences. As the foundation for all university degrees, it gives breadth and balance to a university degree and defines an educated person." [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:11,409
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:29%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$7,650 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$16,223 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature

  • 3. Foreign Language

  • 4. U.S. Government or History


    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because the "Humanities" requirement may be satisfied by courses that are not U.S. history or government surveys.

  • 5. Economics


    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


    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because students may test out of the math section of the "Communication and Calculation Skills" requirement through an in-house placement exam. In addition, the "Quantitative and Technical Reasoning" requirement may be fulfilled with science courses.

  • 7. Science


Curriculum last evaluated: 07/10/2017


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