Fort Hays State University

Hays, KS

Fort Hays State University says that "The Mission of the College of Arts and Sciences is to prepare the responsible student for citizenship, personal growth and the 21st century workplace by striving to provide value-centered liberal arts education anytime, anyplace at an affordable cost." [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:11,643
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:19%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$4,654 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$13,657 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature


    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because a literature course is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "International Studies" and "Humanities" requirements.

  • 3. Foreign Language

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

  • 5. Economics

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science

  • General Education Assessment

    Fort Hays 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

Curriculum last evaluated: 09/05/2015


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