Northwest Missouri State University

Maryville, MO

Northwest Missouri State University says, "General education is the curricular foundation at Northwest Missouri State University ... Through general education, Northwest equips students for success in their specialized areas of study and for fulfilled lives as educated persons, as active citizens, and as effective contributors to their own prosperity and to the general welfare." [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:5,491
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:26%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$6,767 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$11,823 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature

  • 3. Foreign Language


    See Note

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

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

  • 5. Economics


    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because an economics course is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social Sciences" section of the "Social and Behavioral Sciences" requirement.

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science


Curriculum last evaluated: 04/20/2015


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