Assumption College

Worcester, MA

Assumption College says its Core Curriculum "introduces students to essential works, ideas, and enduring goals of the liberal arts and sciences. Emphasizing the humanizing role disciplines such as philosophy, theology, literature, and political science play in the tradition of Catholic higher education, the Core contributes to the formation of thoughtful citizens and student committed to the challenge of lifelong learning." [Source]

  • Website:http://www.assumption.edu
  • Undergraduate Enrollment:2,189
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:72%
  • Tuition & Fees:$36,260 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    YES
  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Foreign Language because intermediate-level language study is one of three options of the "Mathematics, Natural Science, and Foreign Language" requirement, from which students must fulfill two. Because only two of three requirements must be met, credit for the "Mathematics, Natural Science, and Foreign Language" requirement can only be given for two out of the credit areas Foreign Language, Mathematics, and Science.

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    NO

    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

    NO

    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

    YES
  • 7. Science

    YES

Curriculum last evaluated: 06/12/2017

B

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