Coastal Carolina University

Conway, SC

Coastal Carolina says, "The core curriculum is designed to prepare students for a thoughtful and productive life by exposing them to the methods of inquiry and practice of the humanities, sciences, and arts. Upon successful completion of the core, the students of Coastal Carolina University will develop the skills necessary to think clearly and logically, to gather and analyze information, and to express themselves effectively" [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:9,364
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:26%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$10,530 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$24,320 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature


    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because it is one of three areas of the "Knowledge of Humanistic Concepts" requirement, from which students need only select two.

  • 3. Foreign Language


    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because students may fulfill the requirement with elementary-level study.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

  • 5. Economics


    See Note

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

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science


Curriculum last evaluated: 07/26/2016


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