Revelle College stresses the broad character of its curriculum, which provides students with the opportunity to achieve an essential background in all major areas of learning as well as obtain essential tools to effectively and creatively pursue further study and adapt to a rapidly changing world.

In keeping with this philosophy, graduates from Revelle will have attained:

  • An acceptable level of general education in mathematics; foreign language; the physical, biological, and social sciences; the fine arts; the humanities
  • A preprofessional competence in an academic discipline - the major

Learning Objectives - Revelle College Academic Program

  • A familiarity with major examples of the literature, art, history, and philosophy that have influenced Western culture
  • An ability to effectively explain in writing one's position on an issue
  • An acquaintance with the basic principles of Calculus
  • An acquaintance with the rudimentary foundations of modern science
  • An ability to read simple material written in a foreign language
  • An acquaintance with the Social Sciences