Bridgewater State University

Bridgewater, MA

Bridgewater State University says that its core curriculum "features a skills-centered, outcomes-based distribution model of general education that allows students a wide choice of courses and the flexibility to integrate the requirements of their major with the broader, liberal education that is required of responsible citizens of the 21st century. Students who complete the BSU core curriculum will learn a significant body of factual knowledge as well as understand the intellectual foundations, conceptual frameworks, and methodologies of the major academic disciplines." [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:9,628
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:29%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$8,903 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$15,043 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature

  • 3. Foreign Language

  • 4. U.S. Government or History


    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because the "United States and Massachusetts Constitutions" requirement may be satisfied by courses that are not U.S. government or history surveys.

  • 5. Economics

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science


Curriculum last evaluated: 05/05/2016


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