Iona College

New Rochelle, NY

Iona College says, "The College core curriculum is the program of studies designated by the faculty as essential for providing students with the necessary resources for initiating a lifelong engagement in the study of the liberal arts. All courses are designed to help Iona students achieve those goals which derive from Iona's educational philosophy. In particular, these courses provide students with skills and knowledge that help them to understand and live in the modern world." [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:3,329
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:60%
  • Tuition & Fees:$36,584 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature

  • 3. Foreign Language


    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because students may fulfill the requirement with elementary-level study.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History


    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because the qualifying courses for the "History" component of the "Humanities" requirement are world history and Western civilization courses rather than U.S. government or history surveys.

  • 5. Economics


    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because it is one of four areas of the "Social Sciences" requirement, from which students need only select two.

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science


Curriculum last evaluated: 06/06/2017


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