Alfred University

Alfred, NY

Alfred University says, "The General Education Program, required of all students in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, is designed to help students hone their fundamental academic skills and expand their intellectual breadth. In addition it creates common points of reference for students pursuing different majors. The program ensures that students have the tools they will need for advanced study and exposes them to different ways of thinking about their world. This curriculum allows students to develop the kind of intellectual flexibility they will need for meeting future challenges." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.alfred.edu
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:1,815
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:43%
  • Tuition & Fees:$27,078 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    NO

    See Note

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

  • 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 a survey course in American government or history is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "History" requirement.

  • 5. Economics

    NO
  • 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

Curriculum last evaluated: 06/06/2017

D

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