Liberal Arts (Pre-med track)

Core Requirements – 73-79 hours

Christian Literacy – 18-24 hours

Lower Level Courses

  • BI 1211/1311 Life of Christ
  • BI 1214/1314 Book of Acts
  • BI 2202/2302 Pentateuch
  • BI Elective (2/3 hours)

Upper Level Courses

  • BI 3311 Marriage and Family
  • BI 4311 Christian Cultural Heritage
  • BI Elective (2/3 hours)
  • BI Elective (2/3 hours)

Cultural Heritage Literacy – 12 hours

  •  HU 1310 Western Cultural Heritage I
  •  HU 1320 Western Cultural Heritage II
  •  HU 2310 Western Cultural Heritage III
  •  HY 2320 American Cultural Heritage

Mathematical and Scientific Literacy – 12 hours

Mathematics: MH 1451 (Calculus I) or higher

Physical Science Requirement:

CHM 1311 General Chemistry I (with lab)

Natural Science Requirement:

BIO 1301 Principles of Biology I (with lab)

Information and Communication Literacy – 21 hours

Composition and Literature

  • EH 1301 English Composition I
  • EH 1302 English Composition II
  • EH 2301 or EH 2303 or EH2304

Communication

EH 1303 Speech Communication

Technology (one from the following list)

  • CA 1302 Computer Applications or
  • CS 1305 Intro to Computer Science & Programming or
  • CSIS 1301 Intro to Computer and Information Science
  • INF 1300 Information Research and Strategies

Foreign Language

  • LAT 1301 Latin I
  • LAT 1302 Latin II

Personal and Social Literacy – 10 hours

Personal

  • PE 1300 Lifetime Fitness
  • FAFE 1111 or FATE 2111 Freshman Experience/Transfer Experience
  • PE Activity – Two one-hour activity courses

Social Science

PY 1310 Introduction to Psychology

Service Learning

  • FASL 1090 Experience in Service Learning I
  • FASL 2090 Experience in Service Learning II
  • FASL 3090 Experience in Service Learning III
  • FASL 4090 Experience in Service Learning IV

Professional Literacy Major Field Requirements – 30 hours

  • BA 2303 Macroeconomics or BA 2304 Microeconomics
  • EH 3301 Advanced Composition
  • HU 3301 Western Philosophic Heritage
  • HU 3302 Moral Philosophy
  • HU 3303 Logic for Liberal Arts
  • HU 4300 Senior Seminar in the Humanities
  • MU 4331 Christian Aesthetics and Philosophy of Fine Arts
  • PS 3308 Constitutional Government

Literature Elective (one from the following list)

  • EH 4301 Literary Criticism
  • EH 4313 Shakespeare Survey
  • EH 4333 Chaucer and Medieval Studies
  • EH 4365 World Literature
  • History Elective (one from the following list)
  • HY 3307 Non-Western Civilization
  • HY 4301 Middle Ages
  • HY 4302 Renaissance and Reformation
  • HY 4303 Early Modern Europe
  • HY 4304 Modern Europe
  • HY 4313 Historiography/Philosophy of History

Concentration Area: Pre-Medicine Track – *30 hours

  • BIO 1302/1102 Principles of Biology II (with lab)
  • CHM 1312/1112 General Chemistry II (with lab)
  • CHM 3349/3149 Organic Chemistry I (with lab)
  • CHM3350/3150 Organic Chemistry II (with lab)
  • PHY 2311/2111 University Physics I (with lab)
  • PHY 2312/2112 University Physics II (with lab)
  • MH 2340 Statistics
  • BIO 4360 Internship

Total Hours – 133-139 hours

Note

48 hours of upper level credits are required for graduation. This number decreases by one hour for each upper level BI course taken for 2-hour credit.

* Students are strongly advised to consult the admissions requirements of the medical school to which they intend to apply. Course requirements may vary slightly between institutions.