University of Southern Maine
University of Southern Maine says, "The USM Core Curriculum is a coherent, integrative, and rigorous liberal education that enables our graduates to be world-minded, intentional, life-long learners. The USM Core engages the academic community in learning experiences that both illuminate and transcend the perspectives of various disciplines. It systematically fosters the values and dispositions, knowledge, and skills that prepare students for successful citizenship in a complex and dynamic world." [Source]
- Undergraduate Enrollment:6,189
- 4-Year Graduation Rate:14%
- Tuition & Fees (In State):$7,796 annually
- Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$18,508 annually
General Education Requirements
No credit given for Literature because a survey course in literature is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Cultural Interpretation" requirement.
3. Foreign LanguageNO
No credit given for Foreign Language because language study is only an option in the "Cultural Interpretation" requirement.
4. U.S. Government or HistoryNO
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 "Socio-cultural Analysis" requirement.
No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Socio-cultural Analysis" requirement.
No credit given for Mathematics because the "Quantitative Reasoning" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little college-level math content.
Curriculum last evaluated: 08/04/2017