Western State Colorado University

Gunnison, CO

Western State Colorado says, "The General Education Program provides a foundation for analytical discovery, independent thinking, and informed and engaged citizenship. General Education courses require students to engage the knowledge, perspectives, and methods of specific disciplines while developing essential skills. . . . These courses offer the basis for further studies and continued intellectual growth." [source]

  • Website:http://www.western.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:2,341
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:19%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$8,451 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$19,455 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 a survey course in American government or history is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social Sciences" requirement.

  • 5. Economics

  • 6. Mathematics


    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because the "Essential Skills: Mathematics" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little college-level math content.

  • 7. Science


Curriculum last evaluated: 07/06/2016


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