Long Island University - Brooklyn

New York, NY

Long Island University - Brooklyn says that its core curriculum provides students with "a common educational experience that is academically challenging, enriching student's understandings of themselves and the world around them. Students will learn to appreciate different perspectives, to consider openly new and diverse thinking, to investigate ideas with careful skepticism, and to question conventional wisdom. They will develop analytical thinking and questioning skills and become thoughtful and discerning readers, writers, and speakers. The Core is designed to integrate distinct areas of learning and to develop an appreciation of the differences and commonalities among us all." [Source]

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    YES
  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

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

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because the qualifying courses for the "History" requirement are world history courses rather than American government or history surveys.

  • 5. Economics

    NO
  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

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

  • 7. Science

    YES

Curriculum last evaluated: 06/03/2016

C

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