Limestone College

Gaffney, SC

Limestone College says, "The general education component is basic to the many learning experiences offered in higher education and aims to assist in the realization of the goals and purposes of the College. Specifically, the general education requirement is intended to provide the student a liberal education which encourages the development of informed involvement in the changing world, to develop an appreciation of different modes of learning, and to develop awareness of an integrated core of knowledge." [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:2,597
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:12%
  • Tuition & Fees:$25,025 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 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

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science

  • General Education Assessment

    Limestone College 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

Curriculum last evaluated: 06/08/2018


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