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]

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  • Undergraduate Enrollment:2,084
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:68%
  • Tuition & Fees:$39,598 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

  • 2. Literature

  • 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


    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


Curriculum last evaluated: 05/24/2018


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