Erskine College

Due West, SC

Erskine College says, "Our core curriculum encourages students not only to find their own voice and discover their talents, but also to recognize their responsibilities to others in community. Ultimately it prepares graduates to be resourceful persons capable of responding wisely to the challenges and opportunities in their own lives and in our diverse and changing world." [Source]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:575
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:56%
  • Tuition & Fees:$34,560 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature

  • 3. Foreign Language


    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because intermediate-level language study is only required for select degree programs. Students may also choose between studying a foreign language or a foreign culture.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History


    See Note

    No credit given for U.S. Government or History because the qualifying courses for the "World History" requirement are world history courses rather than U.S. government or history surveys.

  • 5. Economics


    See Note

    No credit given for Economics because a course in economics is an option, but not required, to fulfill the "Analyzing Logically and Quantitatively" requirement.

  • 6. Mathematics

  • 7. Science

  • General Education Assessment

    Erskine 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: 06/12/2018


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