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
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
Total hours17

2nd Semester (spring)

CoursesHours
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
Total hours16

3rd Semester (fall)

CoursesHours
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
Total hours15

4th Semester (spring)

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

5th Semester (fall) - Study Away

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

6th Semester (spring)

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

7th Semester (fall)

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

8th Semester (spring)

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

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