Minnesota State University - Moorhead

Moorhead, MN

Minnesota State University Moorhead says, "Liberal Arts and Sciences Curriculum (LASC) provides a broad foundation of skills, information and knowledge that goes beyond your chosen academic field. It will foster your ability to communicate effectively, to think critically and to problem solve. You will gain knowledge, skills and attitudes central to living in and contributing to a diverse world and the perspective to understand and appreciate the world's nations and peoples from the ethical dimensions of personal and political decisions to the challenges of responding to environmental variables." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.mnstate.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:5,130
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:26%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$8,468 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$15,878 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature


    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because a survey course in literature is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Humanities and Fine Arts" requirement.

  • 3. Foreign Language


    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because students may choose between studying a foreign language or a foreign culture.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History


    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because the "History and Social and Behavioral Science" requirement may be satisfied by courses that are not U.S. History or government surveys.

  • 5. Economics


    See Note

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

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science

  • General Education Assessment

    Minnesota State University - Moorhead 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: 06/20/2018


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