St. Petersburg, FL
Eckerd College says, "Our program is designed to foster your intellectual curiosity; to introduce you to a broad but coherent study of methodologies, important texts, and theories of the arts, humanities, sciences, and social sciences; and to help you develop the ability to think and communicate clearly about a wide range of classical and contemporary issues." [Source]
General Education Requirements
No credit given for Composition because only students who do not receive a satisfactory score on a portfolio of previous written work must take a writing course.
3. Foreign LanguageNO
No credit given for Foreign Language because students can fulfill the requirement with elementary-level study.
4. U.S. Government or HistoryNO
No credit given for Mathematics because the "Quantitative Competency" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little college-level math content.
No credit given for Natural or Physical Science because the "Natural Sciences" requirement may be satisfied by courses with little science content.
General Education Assessment
Eckerd 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 www.voluntarysystem.org.