Norwich University

Northfield, VT

Norwich University says its General Education goals "are designed to provide students with the intellectual tools to experience, explore and master new topics throughout a period of life-long learning" [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:3,152
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:49%
  • Tuition & Fees:$37,354 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature

  • 3. Foreign Language


    See Note

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

  • 4. U.S. Government or History


    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because a survey course in American history is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "History Element" requirement.

  • 5. Economics


    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because it is one of four areas of the "Social Science Element" requirement, from which students need only select one.

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science

  • General Education Assessment

    Norwich 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

Curriculum last evaluated: 06/02/2017


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