Fitchburg State University

Fitchburg, MA

Fitchburg State University says, "The purpose of the liberal arts and sciences requirements is to develop, through a variety of academic disciplines, a set of well-rounded skills that are analytic and quantitative as well as verbal and aesthetic." [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:4,204
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:28%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$9,935 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$16,015 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature


    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because the "Literature" requirement may be satisfied by niche course or courses narrow in scope.

  • 3. Foreign Language

  • 4. U.S. Government or History


    See Note

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

  • 5. Economics

  • 6. Mathematics


    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because the math portion of the "Science, Math, and Technology Cluster" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little college-level math content.

  • 7. Science


Curriculum last evaluated: 09/12/2015


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