Dillard University

New Orleans, LA

Dillard University says, "The core is designed to be reflective of the domains of critical thinking, communication, global awareness, citizenship, personal growth and development, and quantitative thinking; enhancing students' understanding and appreciation of other cultures. Through study in the College of General Studies, College of Arts and Sciences and College of Business, students discover universal thoughts and beliefs that inform their world." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.dillard.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:1,290
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:26%
  • Tuition & Fees:$17,917 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature

  • 3. Foreign Language


    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because students may fulfill the requirement with elementary-level study.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History


    See Note

    No credit for U.S. Government or History because a survey in American government or history is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social/Behavioral Sciences" requirement.

  • 5. Economics

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science

  • General Education Assessment

    Dillard 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: 05/14/2018


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