University of Hartford

West Hartford, CT

University of Hartford says, "through its instruction in the humanities, sciences, and social sciences, the College of Arts and Sciences seeks to foster respect for excellence, tolerance of others, dedication to fairness and social justice, precision in speech and thought, and development of intellect." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.hartford.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:5,180
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:49%
  • Tuition & Fees:$36,460 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Composition because students may test out of the "Writing Courses" section of the "Foundational Competencies" requirement through SAT or ACT scores. Moreover, the "Writing-Intensive Courses" section of the "Foundational Competencies" requirement may be satisfied by topic courses in a range of disciplines that do not focus primarily on expository writing instruction.

  • 2. Literature

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because it is one of four areas of the "Humanities" requirement, from which students need only choose three.

  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because language study is only an option in the "Humanities" 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 "Humanities" and "Social Science" requirements. Moreover, a survey course in American government is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Community/Citizenship" section of the "Foundations of Citizenship" requirement.

  • 5. Economics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because it is one of four areas of the "Social Science" requirement, from which students need only select two.

  • 6. Mathematics

    YES
  • 7. Science

    YES

Curriculum last evaluated: 04/20/2016

D

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