Southern New Hampshire University

Manchester , NH

Southern New Hampshire University says, "The General Education program at Southern New Hampshire University provides students with the knowledge, skills, and cultural awareness necessary to succeed in their major field of study and become leaders in their chosen professions and communities. Students who complete the General Education program will also acquire the tools to become independent thinkers and lifelong learners who are able to make informed moral and ethical decisions." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.snhu.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:54,150
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:49%
  • Tuition & Fees:$31,136 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because it is one of four areas of the "Fine Arts and Humanities" requirement, from which students need only select two.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO
  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because it is one of four areas of the "Fine Arts and Humanities" requirement, from which students need only select two.

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because it is one of one of four areas of the "Social and Behavioral Sciences" requirement, from which students need only select two.

  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Natural or Physical Science because science courses are only an option in the "Science, Technology, and Mathematics" requirement.

  • General Education Assessment

    Southern New Hampshire 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: 07/17/2017

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