University of Wisconsin - Whitewater

Whitewater, WI

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater 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]

  • Website:http://www.uww.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:11,133
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:32%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$7,662 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$16,235 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES

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  • 2. Literature

    YES
  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

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    No credit given for Foreign Language because language study is only an option to fulfill the "Humanities" requirement; moreover, students may fulfill the requirement with elementary level study.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

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    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 "Humanities," "Social Sciences," and "Race and Ethnic Culture or Women's Studies" requirements.

  • 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 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

    YES

Curriculum last evaluated: 07/25/2018

C

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