Augsburg College

Minneapolis, MN

Augsburg College says, "Augsburg College is dedicated to educating students intellectually, physically, and spiritually. To act effectively, humans must have a broad grasp of the world from which they have come, as well as the world in which they live. By providing courses in the humanities, fine arts, natural sciences, and social sciences, the general education curriculum introduces students to the breadth and complexity of human knowledge and our world." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.augsburg.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:2,619
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:43%
  • Tuition & Fees:$35,465 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because a survey course in literature is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Humanities" requirement.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because the requirement may be satisfied by 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 "Humanities" requirement.

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because it is one of six areas of the "Social and Behavioral Sciences" requirement, from which students need only select two.

  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because students may test out of the "Entry Level Mathematics" requirement through ACT scores and the "Natural Sciences and Mathematics" requirement may be satisfied by science courses.

  • 7. Science

    YES
  • General Education Assessment

    Augsburg College 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: 02/01/2016

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