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]

  • Website:http://www.nmhu.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:2,125
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:10%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$5,550 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$8,650 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    NO

    See Note

    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.

  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because the "Literature" requirement may be satisfied by courses that are not literature surveys.

  • 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

    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 and Fine Arts" or the "Social/Behavioral Sciences" requirement.

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

    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.

  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because students may test out of the "Mathematics" requirement through ACT scores.

  • 7. Science

    YES

Curriculum last evaluated: 08/03/2017

F

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