Brigham Young University - Idaho

Rexburg, ID

BYU-Idaho says, "In BYU-Idaho’s Foundations program, students acquire life-changing skills and knowledge. Foundations courses provide breadth and depth. Students develop the ability to think critically, to read and write, to reason quantitatively and scientifically, and to collaborate. They also encounter big and meaty questions about today’s world, and make connections between the course material and other aspects of their lives." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.byui.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:44,821
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:13%
  • Tuition & Fees:$3,920 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because the "Humanities" requirement may be fulfilled with courses that are not literature surveys.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO
  • 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 "American Foundations" requirement.

  • 5. Economics

    NO
  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because the "Quantitative Reasoning" requirement may be satisfied by a course with little college-level math content.

  • 7. Science

    YES
  • General Education Assessment

    Brigham Young University - Idaho 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: 06/12/2017

D

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