Wheeling Jesuit University

Wheeling, WV

Wheeling Jesuit University says, "The term 'core' at Wheeling Jesuit connotes the 'heart' of the curriculum which is centered around the Human Person. Its purpose is to give concrete expression to the Mission of the University: 'educating for leadership, educating for life and educating men and women for others.' The core intends to provide all students, regardless of major, with the skills that will enable them to pursue their own integral development and contribute to the common good." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.wju.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:1,187
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:44%
  • Tuition & Fees:$28,030 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 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

    NO

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    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because the qualifying courses for the "History" requirement are not U.S. government or history surveys. Moreover, a survey course in American government or history is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social and Behavioral Sciences" 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 and Behavioral Sciences" requirement.

  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

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

  • 7. Science

    YES

Curriculum last evaluated: 05/27/2016

C

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