Boise State University
Boise State says its Foundational Studies Program's "distinctive features establish the University as a leader in empowering students and enabling them to achieve academic excellence." [Source]
- Undergraduate Enrollment:20,186
- 4-Year Graduation Rate:15%
- Tuition & Fees (In State):$7,080 annually
- Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$21,530 annually
General Education Requirements
No credit given for Composition because students may test out of the "English Composition" requirement through SAT or ACT scores.
No credit given for Literature because the "Literature and Humanities" requirement may be satisfied by courses which are not literature surveys.
3. Foreign LanguageNO
No credit for Foreign Language because a course in a foreign language is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Literature and Humanities" requirement. Additionally, students may fulfill the requirement with elementary-level study.
4. U.S. Government or HistoryNO
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.
No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social Sciences" requirement.
General Education Assessment
Boise State University 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: 03/07/2018