New Rochelle, NY
Iona College says, "The Iona College Core Curriculum commits to the ideals of liberal education through the provision of a common learning experience that prepares students for ethical, engaged citizenship and lifelong learning through the lenses of diversity, sustainability, and a global perspective. Framed by the values of peace, justice, and service, the content-rich, interdisciplinary liberal arts curriculum is cohesively structured and characterized by an emphasis on the skills of critical thinking and literacy in its many forms. Aspiring to the ideal of full intellectual engagement, the Core Curriculum seeks to facilitate students' ability to question and challenge accepted wisdom." [Source]
- Undergraduate Enrollment:3,287
- 4-Year Graduation Rate:60%
- Tuition & Fees:$38,812 annually
General Education Requirements
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 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.
No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social Sciences and Business" requirement.
No credit given for Mathematics because the "Mathematics" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little college-level math content.
No credit given for Natural Science because the "Laboratory Science" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little science content.
Curriculum last evaluated: 06/20/2019