Marian University (IN)

Indianapolis, IN

Marian University says that, "The general education program provides a common educational experience within the Catholic Franciscan tradition...This core educational program is infused with an appreciation of the four Franciscan sponsorship values: dignity of the individual, peace and justice, reconciliation, and responsible stewardship. In essence, the program is a crucial stage in a lifetime of learning, analysis, and contemplation." [Source]

  • Undergraduate Enrollment:2,137
  • 4-Year Graduation Rate:33%
  • Tuition & Fees:$30,500 annually

General Education Requirements

  • 1. Composition

    YES
  • 2. Literature

    YES
  • 3. Foreign Language

    NO

    See Note

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

  • 4. U.S. Government or History

    PARTIAL

    See Note

    One-half credit given for both U.S. Government or History and economics because U.S. Government or History and economics are folded into the "Individual and Social Understanding" requirement, thus students may choose either one or the other.

  • 5. Economics

    PARTIAL

    See Note

    One-half credit given for both U.S. Government or History and economics because U.S. Government or History and economics are folded into the "Individual and Social Understanding" requirement, thus students may choose either one or the other.

  • 6. Mathematics

    NO

    See Note

    No credit given for Mathematics because the "Quantitative Reasoning" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little college-level math content.

  • 7. Science

    YES
  • General Education Assessment

    Marian University (IN) 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 www.voluntarysystem.org.

Curriculum last evaluated: 06/01/2017

B

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