Eckerd College

St. Petersburg, FL

Eckerd College says, "The mission of Eckerd College is to provide excellent, innovative undergraduate liberal arts education and lifelong learning programs in the unique Florida environment, within the context of a covenant relationship with the Presbyterian Church." [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:2,046
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:61%
  • Tuition & Fees:$41,538 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature

  • 3. Foreign Language


    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because students can fulfill the requirement with elementary-level study.

  • 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 "Humanities" and "Social Science" requirement

  • 5. Economics


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

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science


    See Note

    No credit given for Natural or Physical Science because the "Natural Sciences" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little science content.

  • General Education Assessment

    Eckerd College 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

Curriculum last evaluated: 03/03/2017


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