Minot State University

West Minot, ND

Minot State University says, "Our general education model incorporates learning across disciplines and learning throughout an entire college career... This way, essential skills, such as problem solving, critical thinking, and communication can be addressed from a variety of perspectives. This will help each graduating Minot State University student better adapt to the fluctuations of post-collegiate life in both their personal and professional opportunities." [Source]

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

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    No credit given for Literature because the "Humanities" requirement may be satisfied by courses that are not literature surveys.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

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    No credit given for Foreign Language because language study is only an option in the "Humanities" requirement.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because survey courses in American government or history are an option, but not required, to fulfill the "History" and "Social Science" requirements, respectively.

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

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

  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    YES
  • General Education Assessment

    Minot State University 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: 06/21/2016

C

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