Westminster College (UT)
Salt Lake City, UT
Westminster College says, "WCore at Westminster College is designed to foster the intellectual skills ad values that are necessary as a foundation for learning and to encourage the thoughtful integration of different disciplines. The WCore offers a wide range of challenging courses that expands the knowledge of our students and allows them to investigate and express their interests. It is our belief that the WCore will revitalize our liberal education program and will create a climate in which more critical questions are asked and answered by our students."[Source]
- Undergraduate Enrollment:2,233
- 4-Year Graduation Rate:45%
- Tuition & Fees:$31,528 annually
General Education Requirements
No credit given for Literature because a survey course in literature is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "WCore Fine Arts and Humanities" and "Writing Emphasis" requirement.
3. Foreign LanguageNO
No credit given for Foreign Language because the requirement may be fulfilled 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 "WCore Diversity Emphasis" and "WCore Social and Behavioral Sciences" requirements.
No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "WCore Social and Behavioral Sciences" requirement.
No credit given for Mathematics because students may test out of the "Mathematics" requirement through SAT or ACT scores.
No credit given for Natural Science because the "WCore Science and Math" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little science content.
Curriculum last evaluated: 06/17/2016