Bachelor of Arts in Religion and Church Leadership - Min. 124 Hours

Common Core: See Common Core requirements

Additional General Education Requirements (21-24 Hours)

Humanities or Fine Arts:                                                                           

9 hours

Social Sciences (CJ, CT, EC, HI, PS, PY, or SO): See guidelines.

3 hours

Science: See guidelines.

3-4 hours

Foreign Language (a single language)

6-8 hours

Religion and Church Leadership Major (37-39 Hours)

Required Courses (13-15 hours from the following; Must include RL480)

RL201    Old Testament (3)                                

RL202    New Testament (3)

RL205    Intro to Church Leadership (3)

RL268    Internship and Field Experiences (1-3)

RL368    Internship and Field Experiences (1-3)

RL480    Religion Capstone (3)


Communication & Management (6 hours from the following)

CT201    Public Relations (3)

CT320    Interpersonal Communication (3)

CT345    Small-Group Communication (3)

MK330    Marketing (3)

MG354    Principles of Management (3)

MG356    Human Resource Management (3)


Religion Electives(12 hours from the following)

RL203    Explorations in Christian Thought (3)

RL225    Philosophy of Religion

RL290    Special Topics (1-5)

RL301    Mission and Message of Jesus (3)

RL302    Paul and the Early Church (3)

RL303    The Prophets (3)

RL310    Biblical Literature and the Ancient World (3)

RL331    History of Christianity I (3)

RL332    History of Christianity II (3)

RL390    Special Topics (1-3)


Sociology & Ethics (6 hours from the following)

PL306    Ethics and the Professions (3) OR PL310 Ethics and Leadership (3)

SO101    Introduction to Sociology (3)

SO102    Social Problems (3)

SO150    Introduction to Anthropology (3)

SO204    World Cultures (3)

SO301    Minority Groups (3)

SO321    Family Relationships and Values (3)

Minor And Electives (To Complete Min. 124 Hours)