Emerson College

Boston, MA

Emerson College says, "The core of 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:3,787
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:78%
  • Tuition & Fees:$41,052 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    YES
  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    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

    NO

    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

    NO
  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    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

    YES

Curriculum last evaluated: 05/06/2016

C

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