Governors State University

University Park, IL

Governors State University says "The purpose of General Education at Governors State University is to prepare students to participate in a dynamic and diverse world. It provides students with a broad foundation of knowledge, facilitates social responsibility, and provides the practical and intellectual skills needed by capable citizens." [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:3,585
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:N/A
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$10,246 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$18,406 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature


    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because the "Humanities and Fine Arts" requirement may be fulfilled with courses that are not literature surveys.

  • 3. Foreign Language


    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because language study is only an option in the "Humanities and Fine Arts" requirement.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History


    See Note

    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 "Social Science" requirement.

  • 5. Economics

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science


Curriculum last evaluated: 05/17/2016


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