Capital University

Columbus, OH

Capital University says, "It is committed to the liberal education that readies the student for every arena of life. Liberal education develops intellectual skills, expands the breadth of learning through exploration of several modes of inquiry, and challenge students to examine foundational ethical and cultural assumptions. It enables students to think critically and reflective on vocation, citizenship, service, and religious and ethical commitments." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.capital.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:2,699
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:50%
  • Tuition & Fees:$34,600 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    NO

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    No credit given for Composition because students may test out of the "Reading and Writing" requirement through SAT or ACT scores.

  • 2. Literature

    NO

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

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

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

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

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    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because the "Global Awareness" requirement may be satisfied by courses that are not U.S. history or government surveys.

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Social Sciences" requirement.

  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because students may test out of the "Quantitative Reasoning" requirement through SAT or ACT scores.

  • 7. Science

    YES
  • General Education Assessment

    Capital 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: 07/05/2018

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