Emerson College

Boston, MA

Emerson College says, "Emerson College educates students to assume positions of leadership in communication and the arts and to advance scholarship and creative work that brings innovation, depth, and diversity to these disciplines. This mission is informed by core liberal arts values that seek to promote civic engagement, encourage ethical practices, foster respect for human diversity, and inspire students to create and communicate with clarity, integrity, and conviction." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.emerson.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:3,801
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:77%
  • Tuition & Fees:$42,908 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: 06/13/2017


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