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Religion (AA)

Associate in Arts (AA)

Featured Faculty - History/Political Science

 Richard K. Stenberg
 Richard K. Stenberg 
Associate Professor


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    Degree Requirements

    16 credits completed in residence
    2.00 (C) grade point average
    62 total credits
    ASC 100-Freshman Seminar

    Associate in Arts (AA)
    General Education Requirements

    This curriculum provides a foundation for students interested in careers in religious studies and complements programs in nursing, science, business, criminal justice, and the humanities disciplines.

    The curriculum outlined below is based on most common baccalaureate program requirements.  Students may earn an Associate's degree in Liberal Arts at WSC, but must transfer to a baccalaureate campus to complete a Bachelor's degree in Religion.

    Suggested Courses Credits
    ENGL 261 American Literature I 3
    ENGL 265 Native American Literature 3
    HIST 101  Western Civilization I 3
    HIST 102  Western Civilization II 3
    HUMS 251 Humanities Survey: Mythical Realities & the Classical World 3
    HUMS 252 Humanities Survey: Medieval Solutions & Renaissance Achievements 3
    HUMS 253 Humanities Survey: Modern Revolutions & Contemporary Problems 3
    MUSC 100 Music Appreciation 3
    PHIL 101  Introduction to Philosophy 3
    PHIL 210  Ethics 3
    PHIL 215  Contemporary Moral Issues 3
    PSYC 111 Introduction to Psychology 3
    PSYC 250 Developmental Psychology 3
    RELS 116 Women in Religion 3
    RELS 120 Religion in America 3
    RELS 203 World Religions 3
    RELS 220 Old Testament 3
    RELS 230 New Testament 3
    SOC 115  Social Problems 3

    The courses listed above are reflective of those most commonly required in preparation for transfer to another college or university.  For specific baccalaureate degree requirements, students should consult the catalog of the campus to which they intend to transfer.