Cedar Crest College

Allentown, PA

Cedar Crest College says, "The Liberal Arts Curriculum serves as the intellectual foundation for the completion of academic majors and the pursuit of lifelong learning by ensuring that students receive a comprehensive liberal arts education rooted in the Arts, Humanities, and Sciences. A fundamental purpose of the curriculum is to hone the critical thinking skills of students as reflected in their ability to reason—scientifically, qualitatively, quantitatively, and morally." [Source]

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because the "Humanities" requirement may be satisfied by courses that are not literature surveys.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because language study is only an option in the "Global Studies" requirement.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for US Government or History because courses in American government or history are options, but not required, to fulfill the "Humanities" requirement.

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because economics courses are options, but not required, to fulfill the "Social Sciences" requirement.

  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    YES

Curriculum last evaluated: 02/02/2018

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