Gardner-Webb University

Boiling Springs, NC

Gardner-Webb University says, "Consistent with the best practices of the higher education community, Gardner-Webb University's general education curriculum includes a series of broad and intensive learning experiences. These experiences have been carefully designed to meet a diverse set of learning goals, which in turn have been developed on the basis of the University's mission and heritage." [Source]

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    YES
  • 3. Foreign Language

    YES
  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    PARTIAL

    See Note

    One-half credit given for both U.S. Government or History and Economics because both areas are folded into the "American Heritage" section of the "Dimensions of Heritage" requirement, thus students will take a course in one or the other.

  • 5. Economics

    PARTIAL

    See Note

    One-half credit given for both U.S. Government or History and Economics because both areas are folded into the "American Heritage" section of the "Dimensions of Heritage" requirement, thus students will take a course in one or the other.

  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    YES
  • General Education Assessment

    Gardner-Webb 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: 07/08/2015

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