Religious Studies AA Pathway Curriculum

Degree > Religious Studies AA Pathway

Please note only 60 of these credits are needed for AA degree completion. For each pathway, IDS 2891 is a degree requirement, and for most of the pathways, SLS 1106 is required for first-time-in-college students. CGS 2100 may be able to be tested out for no credit. Consult an academic advisor with questions related to pathways and course planning.

AA.REL (60 credit hours)

This pathway is for students who want to pursue a four-year degree in religion or religious studies. The broad nature of this pathway allows it to be appropriate for future studies in liberal arts programs, philosophy, and other humanities-directed disciplines.

YEAR I – First Semester

†ENC 1101 English Composition I - 3 cr.
HUM 1020 Introduction to Humanities - 3 cr.
*†REL 2300 Introduction to Religion - 3 cr.
†SLS 1106 First Year Experience Orientation - 3 cr.
Mathematics CORE General Education - 3 cr.

YEAR I – Second Semester

†ANT 2000 Introduction to Anthropology
or 
†SYG 2000, Introduction to Sociology - 3 cr.

†ENC 1102 English Composition II - 3 cr.
†Humanities General Education CORE - 3 cr.
Mathematics General Education - 3 cr.

YEAR I – Third Semester

EUH 2000 The Western World: Origins to Early Modern Europe - 3 cr.
†SPC 1608 Public Speaking - 3 cr.
Biological Science General Education - 3-4 cr.

YEAR II – First Semester

†AMH 2020 Modern American History
or
†POS 2041, American Government - 3 cr.

*REL 1210 Old Testament Survey - 3 cr.
** Electives - 6 cr.
Physical Science General Education - 3-4 cr.

YEAR II – Second Semester

†CGS 2100 Computer Information Technology and Literacy - 3 cr.
†IDS 2891 Connections - 1 cr.
†PHI 1600 Ethics - 3 cr.
*†REL 1240 New Testament Survey - 3 cr.
**Humanities Electives - 3 cr.

**Select 12 credit hours from the following humanities courses if not previously taken:

†ARH 1000 Understanding Visual Art - 3 cr.
†DAN 2100 Introduction to Dance - 3 cr.
†HUM 2210 World Humanities: Prehistory to Early Modern Era - 3 cr.
†HUM 2230 World Humanities: Early Modern to Contemporary - 3 cr.
HUM 2410 Asian Humanities - 3 cr.
HUM 2420 African Humanities - 3 cr.
HUM 2461 Latin-American Humanities - 3 cr.
†LIT 2000 Introduction to Literature - 3 cr.
†MUL 1010 Introduction to Music - 3 cr.
†PHI 1010 Introduction to Philosophy - 3 cr.
PHI 1100 Elementary Logic - 3 cr.
THE 1000 Introduction to Theatre Arts - 3 cr.

†Courses symbolized by a dagger (†) are offered online in addition to the traditional delivery method. Online availability may vary by academic term.

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