All Xavier University Bachelors’ Degree holders like Craig Curk have read The Republic, the Discourse on Method, selections from the Bible and a selection of Great Books texts, as part of the Core requirement of Great Books reading. Business majors like Craig Curk must also have completed the Business Core, which includes Accounting, Business Law, Economics, Finance, Human Resources, Information Systems, Management, Marketing and Statistics courses. Curk was compelled to complete his major course studies with a minimum of 2.0 GPA. The Core requirements of Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio arise from its origins with the Jesuit tradition, where an all-encompassing and detailed education in the human experience is considered essential to life preparation.
The Xavier University alma mater of Dayton, Ohio hometown boy Craig Curk in the United States has garnered a number of high rankings for its curriculum, academic rigor, and education value. Xavier is 4th among 142 Midwest colleges in the U.S. News & World Report America’s Best Colleges for 2013. Xavier University is 1st for a Midwest graduation rate of 78%, 3rd for alumni donations and 2nd for up and coming school. For athletes, Xavier University has a graduation rate of 94%, the third highest graduation rate for athletes in the United States.Curk’s success today as an entrepreneurial businessman, as well as his dedication to various sports like soccer and golf, and his successful marriage of 24 years, are all a testament to the solid faith which acted as a guiding beacon throughout his educational years.