Emory & Henry College
Emory & Henry says that its core curriculum "engages students intellectually, encourages the integration of knowledge and essential skills, expands curiosity, and promotes learning and service as lifelong commitments. Students encounter topics that arise from the arts, humanities, sciences, and religion; develop thoughtful responses to ethical questions; and seek to understand their political and social responsibilities as citizens in an interconnected world." [Source]
- Undergraduate Enrollment:1,012
- 4-Year Graduation Rate:38%
- Tuition & Fees:$30,900 annually
General Education Requirements
No credit given for Composition because students who test out of the "Writing" requirement through SAT or ACT scores may fulfill the "Written Communication" requirement with courses in creative writing.
No credit given for Literature because both the "Great Works in Context" requirement and the "Interpreting Texts" requirement may be satisfied by courses that are not literature surveys.
3. Foreign LanguageNO
No credit given for Foreign Language because students may fulfill the requirement with elementary-level study.
4. U.S. Government or HistoryNO
No credit given for U.S. Government or History because a survey course in American government or history is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Understanding the Individual and Society" requirement.
No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Understanding the Individual and Society" requirement.
No credit given for Mathematics because the "Mathematics" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little college-level math content.
No credit given for Natural Science because the "Understanding the Natural World" requirement may be satisfied by a course in psychology that does not clearly focus on the biological or neuro-scientific aspects of the field.
Curriculum last evaluated: 04/05/2016