St. John's University

Queens, NY

St. John's University says, "The purpose of the Core Curriculum is to provide a unified educational experience that characterizes St. John's students and provides them with the knowledge and skills necessary to become educated members of society." [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:16,761
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:37%
  • Tuition & Fees:$40,520 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature

  • 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


    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because the qualifying course for the "History: The Emergence of Global Society" requirement is a world history/ Western civilization course, rather than a U.S. government or history survey.

  • 5. Economics

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science


Curriculum last evaluated: 06/28/2018


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