California State Polytechnic University - Pomona

Pomona, CA

Cal Poly Pomona says, "Our General Education Program is designed to help students to succeed in their chosen field, adapt to a changing workplace, contribute to their communities, and become lifelong learners. It provides essential skills and knowledge through a framework that enhances students’ understanding of basic disciplines and encourages an appreciation of the complexity of all knowledge." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.cpp.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:24,319
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:18%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$7,339 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$19,219 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    NO

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    No credit given for Composition because the 'Written Communication' section of the 'Communication and Critical Thinking' requirement may be satisfied courses that do not focus primarily on expository writing.

  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    No credit for Literature because literature and foreign language are folded into the "Area C. Humanities: 2b. Literature and Foreign Language" requirement, and students may avoid literature through elementary foreign language study.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit for Foreign Language because language is only an option to fulfill the "Area C. Humanities: 2b. Literature and Foreign Language" requirement, and moreover, students may fulfill the requirement with elementary level study.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    YES
  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Area D. Social Sciences: 3. History, Economics,and Political Science" requirement.

  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    YES
  • General Education Assessment

    California State Polytechnic University - Pomona 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: 08/06/2018

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