Emerson College

Boston, MA

Emerson College says, "Emerson College’s mission is to challenge students to think and communicate with clarity, substance, and insight. The requirement for all Emerson students to ground themselves in the liberal arts is to ensure exposure to sufficient curricular breadth and an appropriate range of practical knowledge, as well as strong critical thinking, analytic writing, and verbal skills." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.emerson.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:3,812
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:77%
  • Tuition & Fees:$44,832 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature

  • 3. Foreign Language


    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because the "World Languages Perspective" requirement may be fulfilled with elementary-level study.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History


    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because a survey course in American government or history is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Historical Perspective" requirement.

  • 5. Economics

  • 6. Mathematics


    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because students may test out of the "Quantitative Reasoning Perspective" requirement through SAT or ACT scores.

  • 7. Science


Curriculum last evaluated: 06/13/2018


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