Junior Transfers

Core Curriculum: Biblical Worldview Theme
Junior Transfers | 48–56 credits

Foundation Courses: Establishing the origin, nature, and significance of a biblical worldview; establishing oral and written communication skill15–17 cr
Foundations of a Biblical Worldview6–8 cr
BIA1005Biblical Worldview: Personal Responsibility2
BIB1001Old Testament History and Literature* (or BIB1825 Honors) or2–4
BIB1002New Testament History and Literature* (or BIB1826 Honors)
*Course for which competency may be demonstrated. See the catalog.
BIA2115Principles of Biblical Interpretation** (or BIA2825 Honors)2
**Prerequisite for all BIB-prefix exposition courses numbered 2000 or above.
Foundations of Communication9 cr
Written Communication
ENG1105Composition I*** (or ENG1825 Honors)4
***Non-native speakers of English may substitute LAN1005 for ENG1005.
ENG2205Composition II (or ENG2825 Honors)2
Oral Communication
SPE1075Public Speaking (or SPE1825 Honors)

 

Exploration Courses: Exploring academic disciplines through a biblical worldview23–27 cr
Examining the Human Condition: History, Social Sciences & Physical Education8–9 cr
HIS1005History of Western Civilization (or HIS1825 Honors)4
Social Sciences (Select from ANT1045, 2045; COM1005, 4105; ECO2201, 2211, 2212; GEO1005, 1015; POS1005, 2005; PSY1005, 2108; SOC1035, 2035)3–4
PHE1065Lifetime Fitness & Wellness1
Note: No course can fulfill two categories.
Reflecting God's Image: Fine Arts, Literature, Philosophy & Foreign Language8–10 cr
Fine Arts: Art, Music, Theatre, Film (Select from ART1005, 1825, 3065–3068, 3162, 3265, 3365, 4265; COM2007; MCH3007; MUH3106; MUS1075, 1825; THE1055, 2257)2–4
Literature (Any course with LIT prefix or SPA3325)2–4
Philosophy (Select any course with PHI prefix, ART3365, BUS4435, EDU4415, MAT2825 or PSY4306)2–4
Foreign Language (second semester of first-year language sequence or higher)0–4
Understanding the Natural World: Science & Mathematics7–8 cr
Mathematics* (Three to four credits with MATprefix; PSY3208)3–4
*B.A. degree students must take a 4-credit course. See mathematics placement chart in the catalog.
Lab Science One laboratory science course4
When a student receives an unsatisfactory grade in the laboratory portion of a lab course (lower than the equivalency of a C-), the student will receive credit for the course if the overall course grade is a D- or higher, but the credits will not fulfill the core curriculum requirement. The student must repeat the class and lab or pass a different class/lab to fulfill the Natural World lab science requirement.

 

Immersion Courses: Probing the depths of a biblical worldview10–12 cr
Biblical Worldview: Texts & Contexts2–4 cr
Exposition: Select one course from the Testament not studied in Foundations:
If BIB1001/1825 is taken,
select from BIB2215–3228, 3826–3827.
If BIB1002/1826 is taken, select from BIB3231–3247, 3825, 3827.
Biblical Worldview: Theory & Application8 cr
BIB4360Christian Theology (or BIB4825 Honors)4
BIA4345Biblical Worldview Capstone: Christian Thought4