Mount Saint Mary's University (MD)

Emmitsburg, MD

Mount St. Mary's University says regarding its core curriculum, "Mount St. Mary's recognizes that to be truly educated one needs an understanding of the world, of the history and traditions of Western and Non-Western culture and of science. College graduates should have proficiency in written and quantitative skills. To that end, the University requires students in its degree-completion programs to complete a core curriculum designed to give students general knowledge of the world around them." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.msmary.edu
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:1,810
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:64%
  • Tuition & Fees:$37,500 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Composition because the required "Veritas" courses do not focus primarily on expository writing instruction. In addition, no credit given for Composition because the "Writing Intensive" requirement may be satisfied by topic courses in a range of disciplines that do not focus primarily on expository writing composition.

  • 2. Literature

    YES
  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

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

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    YES
  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social Science" requirement.

  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    YES

Curriculum last evaluated: 06/01/2016

B

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