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Virginia Union University

Richmond, VA

Virginia Union University says, 'The General Education Core Curriculum . . . involves nourishing the skills, knowledge, dispositions, and values</em> for individual success, self-actualization, and integration in the contemporary world. The Curriculum is a vehicle through which Virginia Union University seeks to make its most significant impact on the lives of students.' [Source]

Website: http://www.vuu.edu/

B

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1,193
Undergraduate
Enrollment
20%
4-Year
Graduation Rate
$17,748
Tuition & Fees
(annually)
General Education Requirements

Composition

YES

Literature

YES

Foreign Language

NO

U.S. Government/History

NO

Economics

NO

Mathematics

YES

Science

YES


Additional Information

Virginia Union University should be commended for its very strong Composition and Literature requirements: every student takes two comprehensive survey courses in both subjects.


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General Education Assessment

Virginia Union University 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: 6/6/2018

2018-19 enrollment and tuition data, and four-year graduation rates for first-time, full-time freshmen who enrolled in Fall 2012, are derived from the National Center for Education Statistics’ College Navigator.