Emporia State University

Emporia, KS

Emporia State University says, "The General Education Program at ESU provides a coherent, well-rounded curriculum, consisting of a body of knowledge and skills designed to prepare a person to function successfully and effectively in a global society and workplace. This Program is at the core of the college experience at ESU and complements a student's major program of study." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.emporia.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:3,702
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:23%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$6,179 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$19,392 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because it is one of three areas of the "Humanities" requirement from which students need only choose two.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because intermediate-level language study is only required for select degree programs.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because a survey course in American government or history is an option in one of three areas of the "Humanities" requirement from which students need only choose two.

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because it is one of six ares of the "Social and Behavioral Sciences" requirement from which students need only choose two.

  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    YES
  • General Education Assessment

    Emporia 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: 06/29/2016

C

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