Worcester State University

Worcester, MA

Worcester State says that their Liberal Arts and Sciences Curriculum is designed to "ensure breadth both in the range of subjects that students will encounter and in the range of approaches to that material. In addition, the Liberal Arts and Sciences Curriculum emphasizes the fundamental abilities and attitudes that make it possible to benefit fully from a liberal education." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.worcester.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:5,381
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:36%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$9,202 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$15,282 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because a survey course in literature is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Human Behavior and Social Processes," the "Global Perspectives," the "Thought, Language, and Culture," and the "United United States and Its Role in the World" requirements.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because language study is only an option to fulfill the "Global Perspectives" and "Thought, Language, and Culture" requirements.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because the "Constitutions" and "United States and its Role in the World" requirements may be satisfied by courses that are not U.S. history or government surveys or which are narrow in scope.

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

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

  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because the "Quantitative Reasoning" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little college-level math content.

  • 7. Science

    YES

Curriculum last evaluated: 06/18/2018

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