Point Loma Nazarene University

San Diego , CA

Point Loma Nazarene University says, "The purpose of general education is to provide a common educational experience, to develop essential skills, and to provide a broad cultural background for personal and professional growth." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.pointloma.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:3,100
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:64%
  • Tuition & Fees:$34,600 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature

  • 3. Foreign Language


    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because students may fulfill the requirement with elementary-level study.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

  • 5. Economics


    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because it is one of three areas of the "Social World" requirement, from which students need only select one.

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science

  • Additional Information

    Point Loma Nazarene University should be commended for its strong requirements in fine arts, philosophy, theology, and Western civilization.

  • General Education Assessment

    Point Loma Nazarene 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: 08/09/2018


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