Faulkner University

Montgomery, AL

Faulkner University says that its "Core curriculum requirements are designed to provide broad liberal arts based knowledge, skills and dispositions." [Source, Pg. 60]

  • Website:http://www.faulkner.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:2,583
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:18%
  • Tuition & Fees:$20,130 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature

  • 3. Foreign Language


    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because the requirement only applies to select degree programs and may be fulfilled with elementary-level study.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History


    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 "Social Science Electives" requirement. In addition, the "American Cultural Heritage" course is not a U.S. government or history survey.

  • 5. Economics


    See Note

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

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science

  • Additional Information

    Faulkner University should be commended for its four-semester "Cultural Heritage Literacy" requirement, which constitutes "a chronological investigation of humanity in Western civilization" from antiquity to the present.

  • General Education Assessment

    Faulkner 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: 03/08/2017


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