DeSales University

Center Valley, PA

DeSales University says, "The General Education Core consists of a maximum of 16 courses (plus 3 one-credit physical education courses) and is designed to offer each student a broad appreciation for human life and learning." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.desales.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:2,383
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:58%
  • Tuition & Fees:$33,350 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 choose between studying a foreign language or a foreign culture. Moreover, 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 second section of the "Cultural Literacy" requirement.

  • 5. Economics

    NO
  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

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

  • 7. Science

    YES

Curriculum last evaluated: 09/19/2015

C

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