Core Arts & Sciences Requirements And Learning Outcomes For All College Degrees

Courses (39hrs)

  • College English 1 (3hrs)
  • College English 2 (3 hrs)
  • Survey of Multicultural Literature (3 hrs)
  • History of Christianity (3 hrs)
  • History of the Restoration Movement (3 hrs)
  • Public Speaking (3 hrs)
  • Mathematics Elective 100s or 200s (3 hrs)
  • Natural Science Electives 200s (6hrs)
  • Behavioral Science Electives (6 hrs)
  • Humanities Electives in ENGL, PHIL, HIST, or related fields (6 hrs)

Expected Outcomes for Completion of the Arts & Sciences Core

  • Communicate effectively in both oral and written forms in a variety of rhetorical contexts, including Standard English
  • Adeptly utilize modern research, writing, and technological tools
  • Identify decisive events and ideas in the human experience and assess their influences on modern culture and thought
  • Employ critical and creative thinking and mathematic and scientific principles for problem solving, literary and socio-cultural analysis, intercultural understanding, and research in the sciences and humanities
  • Demonstrate the integration of academic insights and experiences by constructing and employing a personal framework in which ethical decisions can be made in light of societal values and a Christian worldview