Four-Year Degree Plan

The following degree plan is based on the general education program instituted in fall 2014. For the previous general education requirements, please access these Student Transition Resources.

1st Semester (fall)

CoursesHours
Total hours17
GEP 101 First-Year Foundations 2
BA: Language Requirement 3
ENG 110 Writing I 3
COM 115 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
MTH 3
PLS 101 American Democracy and Citizenship 3

2nd Semester (spring)

CoursesHours
Total hours16
BA: Language Requirement 3
Natural World (+ lab) 4
HST 121 Survey of the History of the United States to 1877
or HST 122 Survey of the History of the United States Since 1877
3
Major - Regional Studies 3
PHI 342 Global Ethics 3

3rd Semester (fall)

CoursesHours
Total hours15
GBL 250 Introduction to Global Studies and Globalization 3
ECO 155 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
SOC 150 Introduction to Society 3
HST 103 World History to Circa 1600 C.E. 3
Major - Regional Studies 3

4th Semester (spring)

CoursesHours
Total hours15
BA: Language Requirement 3
MUS 239 Introduction to World Music 3
Minor 3
Natural World 3
Writing II 3

5th Semester (fall) - Study Away

CoursesHours
Total hours15
Language (6-9)
Major - Focus Area (6-9)
Major - Regional Studies (3)

6th Semester (spring)

CoursesHours
Total hours15
ANT 100 World Cultures
or REL 210 Paths of World Religions
3
Major - Regional Studies 6
Minor 6

7th Semester (fall)

CoursesHours
Total hours15
ENG 201 Public Issues in Popular Culture 3
HST 104 World History Since 1600 C.E. 3
BA: Fine Arts 3
Minor 6

8th Semester (spring)

CoursesHours
Total hours15
Major - Focus Area 6
Major - Regional Studies 3
BA: Fine Arts 3
Minor (Can count 3 hours double) 3

Minor needs 18 hours, but 9 hours can count double with major.