Southern Arkansas University

Magnolia, AR

Southern Arkansas says "The mission of Southern Arkansas University is to educate students for productive and fulfilling lives in a global environment by providing opportunities for intellectual growth, individual enrichment, skill development, and meaningful career preparation. The University believes in the worth of the individual and accepts its responsibility for developing in its students those values and competencies essential for effective citizenship in an ever-changing, free, and democratic society." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.saumag.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:3,036
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:19%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$7,961 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$11,531 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    YES
  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because intermediate-level study is only required for select degree programs.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    YES
  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because an economics course is only an option, but not required, to satisfy "Requirement 3" of the "Social Sciences" area.

  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    YES
  • General Education Assessment

    Southern Arkansas University 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: 03/09/2016

B

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