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2002-03 University Catalog


University General Education Requirements

Other Requirements

English Composition Requirement

The university requires students to complete at least two semesters of English composition. Please see the catalog section on Academic Policies for specific details.

Writing-Intensive Course Requirement

In addition to English composition and, as part of the university's commitment to literacy in all programs, at least one course in each major has been designated "writing intensive." Please see the catalog section on Academic Policies for specific details of this university requirement. See the description of each major for the specific courses that fulfill this requirement in that major.