Anderson University (SC)

Anderson, SC

Anderson University says, "General Education is a program of study that reflects Anderson University's foundation in the liberal arts and the value it places on providing some common learning experiences for all its graduates. The selection of courses has been developed to provide the essential knowledge, skills, and dispositions that lead to informed citizenship, service, wellness, and a foundation for continued learning." [Source]

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    YES
  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because students may fulfill the requirement with elementary-level study.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    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" section of the "Humanities" requirement.

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because an economics course is one of three options in the "Social Science" requirement, from which students need only select one.

  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    YES
  • General Education Assessment

    Anderson University (SC) 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: 03/09/2017

B

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