Texas Christian University

Fort Worth, TX

Texas Christian University says that "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:8,891
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:63%
  • Tuition & Fees:$42,670 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

    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

    NO

    See Note

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

  • 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 options, but not required, to fulfill the "Humanities," "Social Sciences," "Historical Traditions," "Global Awareness," "Cultural Awareness," and "Citizenship & Social Values" requirements.

  • 5. Economics

    NO
  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    YES

Curriculum last evaluated: 06/28/2017

C

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