Principia College says, "A primary goal of our general education is to help students further identify and articulate their values and purposes in learning - to practice self-knowledge and to take responsibility for their education. Another goal is to acquire a breadth of knowledge across a wide variety of academic fields." [Source]
- Undergraduate Enrollment:493
- 4-Year Graduation Rate:71%
- Tuition & Fees:$27,440 annually
General Education Requirements
No credit given for Composition because only students who do not receive a satisfactory score on a portfolio of previous written work must take a dedicated writing course. Moreover, the "First-Year Experience" requirement is a topic course in a range of disciplines that does not focus primarily on writing instruction.
No credit given for Literature because the "Humanities" requirement may be satisfied by courses that are not literature surveys.
3. Foreign LanguageNO
No credit given for Foreign Language because students may fulfill the requirement with elementary-level study.
4. U.S. Government or HistoryNO
Curriculum last evaluated: 07/01/2016