Core Curriculum

      Credit
Hours

Core Curriculum

 
First Year Seminar/Orientation HUM 110 Freshman Seminar 1
First Year English* ENG 101/102 or
ENG 106/107
First Year Composition/Intro. to Literature or
Honors Composition/Honors Literature
3
3
Religion REL 103 Introduction to Biblical Literature
Two additional courses, one being 300+ level
3
6
Humanities PHL 111
HUM 120
Critical Inquiry
Artistic Expression
3
3
Mathematics   MTH 101 or higher  4
Science   Any laboratory science course. 4
Behavioral/Social Science   One history course. Two additional courses selected from economics, political science, psychology, or sociology. 8-9
Physical Education   2 half-credit aerobic/lifetime activities. Credit for varsity athletics does not meet this requirement. 1
Wellness WEL 101 Concepts of Wellness 1
Global One of the following: BUS 340 International Business
EDU 210 Human Relations
ENG 212 Global Literature
ENG/HIS 470 Vietnam
GER 101/102 Beginning German
HIS 110 Ancient World
HIS 120 Medieval World
HIS 161 Modern World
HIS 171 Contemporary World
HIS 355 Africa
HIS 360 Latin America
HIS 440 Modern Germany
POL 320 Modern Global Issues
REL 206 World Religions
3
Speech One of the following: BUS 330 Business Communications
COM 203 Radio (Comm. majors only)
EDU 201 Intro. to Teaching (Ed. majors only)
SPE 111 Speech
THR 132 Acting I
WEL 380 Program Dev/Admin (Wellness majors only)
3

*Incoming freshmen with an ACT score of less than 19 on either the English or Reading portions of the ACT or less than a 470 on the SAT reading score should be placed in ENG 100. Exceptions can be made by the registrar on a case by case basis.