University of Baltimore

Baltimore, MD

University of Baltimore says that their general education program, "is unique to UB and uses a skills- and competency-based structure that particularly emphasizes students' reading, writing, and thinking, knowing and doing--making knowledge work. The skills and competencies reflected in this program are drawn from UB's undergraduate learning goals and promote critical thinking and effective communication as well as the devlopment of practical literacies and the integration of knowledge and experience." [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:3,485
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:10%
  • Tuition & Fees (In State):$8,326 annually
  • Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$19,744 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature


    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because the "English Literature" component of the "Humanistic and Aesthetic Thinking" requirement may be satisfied by courses that are not literature surveys.

  • 3. Foreign Language

  • 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 "History or Philosophy" course requirement.

  • 5. Economics

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science


Curriculum last evaluated: 06/01/2016


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