Lander University

Greenwood, SC

Lander University says, "The general education curriculum provides a means of acquiring life skills, a common core of intellectual experiences, and a liberal arts foundation appropriate for all students. These experiences should allow students to successfully complete any undergraduate program of study and to be intellectually prepared for the challenges of modern life." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.lander.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:2,717
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:28%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$10,752 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$20,370 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    YES
  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

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

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

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

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because the "Political Economy" requirement may be satisfied by courses in business administration, personal finance, and world politics.

  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    YES
  • General Education Assessment

    Lander 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: 07/20/2016

B

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