New Mexico Highlands University
Las Vegas, NM
New Mexico Highlands University says "The core consists of courses that give a breadth of exposure to the many important academic subjects essential to a university's education." [Sources]
- Undergraduate Enrollment:2,275
- 4-Year Graduation Rate:6%
- Tuition & Fees (In State):$4,800 annually
- Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$7,534 annually
General Education Requirements
No credit given for Composition because students may test out of "Freshman Composition 1" and "Freshman Composition 2" of the "Communications" requirement through ACT scores.
No credit given for Literature because the "Literature" requirement may be satisfied by courses that are not literature surveys.
3. Foreign LanguageNO
No credit given for Foreign Language because students may fulfill the requirement with elementary-level study.
4. U.S. Government or HistoryNO
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 and Fine Arts" or the "Social/Behavioral Sciences" requirement.
No credit given for Economics because it is one of five areas of the "Social/Behavioral Science" requirement, from which students need only select two.
No credit given for Mathematics because students may test out of the "Mathematics" requirement through ACT scores.
Curriculum last evaluated: 05/27/2016