University of North Carolina - Wilmington
UNC Wilmington says, "The University Studies Program at UNCW encourages students to begin a life-long journey of engaged inquiry and societal contribution. As a consciously integrated component of each student's overall educational experience, the program reflects our institution's fundamental commitment to fostering ethical and intellectual development and to promoting the growth of well-informed, creative, literate members of society." [Source]
- Undergraduate Enrollment:12,387
- 4-Year Graduation Rate:49%
- Tuition & Fees (In State):$6,199 annually
- Tuition & Fees (Out of State):$18,302 annually
General Education Requirements
No credit given for Literature because the "Aesthetic, Interpretive, and Literary Perspectives" requirement may be fulfilled with non-literature courses.
3. Foreign LanguageNO
No credit given for Foreign Language because students may fulfill the requirement with elementary-level study.
4. U.S. Government or HistoryNO
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 "Historical and Philosophical Approaches" and the "Understanding Human Institutions and Behaviors" requirement.
No credit given for Mathematics because the "Mathematics and Statistics" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little college-level math content. Furthermore, the "Quantitative and Logical Reasoning" section of the "Building Competencies" requirement may be satisfied by non-math courses.
General Education Assessment
University of North Carolina - Wilmington 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.