Hawaii Pacific University

Honolulu, HI

HPU says, "The General Education Program at Hawai'i Pacific University is designed to help students lead exultant and courageous lives as intelligent members of a complex society. By introducing students to different ways of knowing, the General Education Program challenges students to become creative and innovative, both within their chosen career fields and in their wider lives." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.hpu.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:3,560
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:23%
  • Tuition & Fees:$24,550 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature

  • 3. Foreign Language

  • 4. U.S. Government or History


    See Note

    No credit for US Government or History because a survey course in American government or history is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "American Experience" requirement.

  • 5. Economics


    See Note

    No credit for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill either the "Critical Thinking and Expressions" or the "Traditions & Movements that Shape the World" requirement.

  • 6. Mathematics


    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because students may test out of the "Research and Epistemology B: Numeracy and Quantitative Reasoning" requirement through SAT or ACT scores.

  • 7. Science


Curriculum last evaluated: 02/14/2018


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