Robert Morris University

Moon Township, PA

Robert Morris University says "the goal of the RMU faculty in developing the core was to identify the characteristics, abilities, and skills needed for each graduating RMU student. Thus, all courses in the core should contribute to furthering a commitment to pursue lifelong learning, developing the ability to effectively use the tools, techniques, and skills appropriate and necessary for the practice of one's profession, learning to incorporate a variety of technological and informational resources to gather and synthesize information and to create, communicate and manage knowledge, developing analytical and critical thinking skills, and learning to act with integrity and honesty and choosing ethical and socially responsible courses of action." Source

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:4,574
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:66%
  • Tuition & Fees:$25,200 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition


    See Note

    No credit given for Composition because the "Communications Skills" requirement may be satisfied by courses on public speaking.

  • 2. Literature

  • 3. Foreign Language

  • 4. U.S. Government or History


    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/Political Science" requirement.

  • 5. Economics

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science


    See Note

    No credit given for Natural or Physical Science because the "Science" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little science content.

Curriculum last evaluated: 06/29/2016


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