Widener University

Chester, PA

Widener University says courses in the liberal arts "provide opportunities for students who wish to obtain a broad undergraduate preparation for leadership roles in our society, for the development of creative talents that can address themselves to the value conflicts of contemporary society, and for intellectual development that adds to the richness of life." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.widener.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:3,350
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:43%
  • Tuition & Fees:$41,224 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 "Humanities" requirement.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because intermediate-level language study is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Humanities" requirement.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO
  • 5. Economics

    NO
  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

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

  • 7. Science

    YES

Curriculum last evaluated: 06/09/2016

D

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