Tiffin University

Tiffin, OH

Tiffin University says, "The General Education Core is designed to provide each student with the experience of how a variety of academic disciplines approach learning and the development of knowledge ... although the core is rich in diversity, it is welded together by the fundamental skills of language and thought, our shared heritage, and the common themes of human life and values." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.tiffin.edu/
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:2,243
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:22%
  • Tuition & Fees:$24,000 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition


    See Note

    No credit given for Composition because the "Writing or Composition" requirement may be satisfied by topic courses that do not focus primarily on expository writing instruction.

  • 2. Literature

  • 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" requirement.

  • 5. Economics


    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

  • 7. Science


    See Note

    No credit given for Natural or Physical Science because the "Natural Sciences" section of the "Mathematics and Natural Sciences" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little science content.

  • General Education Assessment

    Tiffin 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: 07/06/2016


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