Barry University

Miami, FL

Barry University says their curriculum "presents a broad range of perspectives or approaches to knowledge, including the arts, humanities, social and behavioral sciences, mathematics, natural sciences, physical sciences, philosophy, and theology. In addition, competencies in writing, reading, oral communication, critical thinking, research methodologies, quantitative reasoning, and computer technology are taught in specialized courses and embedded across the curriculum. This curriculum encourages students to gain the knowledge, skills, and values leading to success in their chosen professions as well as a disposition to critical thinking and life-long learning." [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:3,541
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:16%
  • Tuition & Fees:$28,800 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature


    See Note

    No credit given for Literature because a survey course in literature is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Written Communication" requirement.

  • 3. Foreign Language


    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because students may fulfill the requirement with elementary-level study.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

  • 5. Economics

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science

  • Additional Information

    Barry University is noteworthy in requiring a course in Fine Arts, two courses in Philosophy, and two courses in Theology.

Curriculum last evaluated: 03/06/2017


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