Note: Nursing students fulfill the writing componenet of the English requirement with NURS 321 and NURS 426. Competence in computer applications and communications is fulfilled in nursing courses throughout the curriculum. The General Education degree requirements for communication and computer courses are therefore waived for nursing students.
B.S. Info at a Glance
Required Cognate Courses
General Education Course Requirements
Literature General Education Requirement
Kinesiology General Education Requirement
Total Credits: 2
Religion General Education Requirement
Total Credits: 12
Courses in biblical studies will introduce the student to practical methods of Bible study, critical evaluation of scholarship and interpretation, and the richness and depth of the biblical text. Courses in theology will engage the student in a systematic approach to biblical matters, will have students explore different perspectives and relevant issues, and guide students to formulate personal viewpoints and positions. Courses in historical studies trace the origin and development of the Bible, Christianity, Seventh-day Adventism, and other religions.
Select four courses: 12 credit hours
A maximum of 2 courses can be taken in any one area. One course must be numbered 300 and above. Transfer students from a non-SDA college must complete one course for each academic year in attendance, with a minimum of 2 courses (one in Biblical Studies).