St. John Fisher College

Rochester, NY

St. John Fisher College says, "The Core curriculum establishes the centrality of the liberal arts in the academic experience by creating a common foundation of intellectual and practical skills introduced in the first years of study. The Core experience complements all other academic experiences of students by helping them to develop skills and perspectives that are enhanced and applied through study within the major." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.sjfc.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:2,847
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:61%
  • Tuition & Fees:$30,690 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO
  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because the requirement only applies to select degree programs and may be fulfilled with elementary-level study.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO
  • 5. Economics

    NO
  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because the "Scientific and Quantitative Literacy" and "Explorations of the Natural and Technical World" requirements may be satisfied by courses with little college-level math content.

  • 7. Science

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Natural or Physical Science because the "Scientific and Quantitative Literacy" and "Explorations of the Natural and Technical World" requirements may be satisfied by courses with little science content.

  • General Education Assessment

    St. John Fisher College 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: 06/06/2016

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