Clark Atlanta University

Atlanta, GA

Clark Atlanta University says that the mission of its General Education program is "To ensure that students acquire the skills, knowledge, and experiences that will help them successfully matriculate in all degree programs and that will prepare them to become informed and responsible citizens in the global society." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.cau.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:3,093
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:24%
  • Tuition & Fees:$22,396 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because a survey course in literature is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Area D: Communications" requirement.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because language study is only an option in the "Area D: Communications" requirement.

  • 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 "Area A: Humanities/Fine Arts" requirement.

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Area E: Financial/Technological" requirement.

  • 6. Mathematics

    PARTIAL

    See Note

    One-half credit given for both Mathematics and Natural Science because math and science are folded into the "Natural Science/Mathematics/Statistics" requirement; thus, students may choose either one or the other.

  • 7. Science

    PARTIAL

    See Note

    One-half credit given for both Mathematics and Natural Science because math and science are folded into the "Natural Science/Mathematics/Statistics" requirement; thus, students may choose either one or the other.

  • General Education Assessment

    Clark Atlanta University uses one or more of the following instruments to assess undergraduate progress in core collegiate skills: the Council on Aid to Education Collegiate Learning Assessment (CLA), the Educational Testing Service Proficiency Profile, or the ACT Collegiate Assessment of Academic Proficiency (CAAP). For more information, visit www.voluntarysystem.org.

Curriculum last evaluated: 07/20/2017

D

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