Texas Christian University

Fort Worth, TX

Texas Christian University says, "The educational experience offered by TCU reflects its membership in the worldwide academy of learning. The intellectual traditions of the University, honed by the scholarship and creativity of successive generations of faculty, are founded upon a rational and reflective examination of humanity and its natural and social environments. The essential elements of these traditions are captured in the TCU Core Curriculum requirements." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.tcu.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:9,011
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:69%
  • Tuition & Fees:$44,760 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature


    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because the "Literary Traditions" requirement may be satisfied by niche courses or courses that are narrow in scope and by courses that are not literature surveys.

  • 3. Foreign Language


    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because the requirement only applies to select degree programs.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History


    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because survey courses in American government or history are options, but not required, to fulfill the "Humanities," "Social Sciences," "Historical Traditions," "Global Awareness," "Cultural Awareness," and "Citizenship & Social Values" requirements.

  • 5. Economics

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science


Curriculum last evaluated: 07/11/2018


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