Wichita State University

Wichita, KS

Wichita State University says, "Wichita State strives to offer the most complete college experience possible to produce well-rounded, successful Shocker graduates. Through general education courses, students explore subjects outside of their major, expanding their knowledge, perspective and skills and making a positive impact on their career and life." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.wichita.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:12,398
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:22%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$8,432 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$17,390 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature


    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because the "Literature" requirement may be satisfied by courses that are not literature surveys.

  • 3. Foreign Language


    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because the requirement only applies to select degree programs and may be satisfied by elementary-level study.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

  • 5. Economics


    See Note

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

  • 6. Mathematics


    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because students may test out of the "Math" section of the "Basic Skills" requirement through SAT or ACT scores, and the "Natural Sciences and Mathematics" requirement may be satisfied by science courses.

  • 7. Science

  • General Education Assessment

    Wichita 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: 07/06/2018


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