Duquesne University

Pittsburgh, PA

Duquesne University says, "The University Core Curriculum provides a common education experience for undergraduate students, which uniquely expresses the Spiritan-Catholic identity of Duquesne University. A collection of courses with emphasis of the liberal arts, the University Core Curriculum is required of all students enrolled in Duquesne's undergraduate degree programs." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.duq.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:5,942
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:68%
  • Tuition & Fees:$36,394 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    YES
  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because intermediate-level language study is only required for select degree programs.

  • 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 "History" requirement.

  • 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 Sciences" requirement.

  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because the "Mathematics" requirement may be satisfied by a course with little college-level math content.

  • 7. Science

    YES

Curriculum last evaluated: 07/12/2018

C

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