Hood College says, "The purpose of the Core Curriculum is to provide students with the basic skills needed to pursue a liberal arts education, to expose them to a variety of modes of inquiry in different disciplines, and to promote critical reflection about global perspectives." [Source]
- Undergraduate Enrollment:1,359
- 4-Year Graduation Rate:54%
- Tuition & Fees:$35,150 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 a survey course in American government or history is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Historical Analysis" requirement.
No credit given for Economics because an economics course is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social and Behavioral Analysis" requirement.
No credit given for Mathematics because the "Quantitative Literacy" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little college-level math content.
General Education Assessment
Hood College 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: 07/06/2016