Courses

Major Requirements

 

Introduction to the Liberal Arts 

LBA101 Introduction to the Liberal Arts

This course is designed to prepare students to successfully complete their foundational courses in the study of humanities, including literature, history, Christian Studies, philosophy, and art, as well as in math and science. It considers both philosophical and practical foundations within various liberal arts disciplines, including how quantitative reasoning, moral and aesthetic judgments, and a personal worldview shape interactions with the liberal arts. It also introduces students to basic skills, tools, and resources necessary for academic success in a liberal arts education. Pass/Fail. (1 unit; Fall)

LBA101-A
Alspach, Berniece
09/07/2021 W 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM BUS 103

 

Foundations

HUM213 Humanities I

The course consists of interrelations of history, art, literature, music, and philosophy. It covers the culture-epochs from the Ancient River-Valley Civilizations through the Medieval period. (Meets the Non-US History general education requirement.) (3 units; Fall/Spring & OPS)

HUM213-B
Blincoe, Mark E.
09/07/2021 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Yeager Center B258
HUM213-A
Brook, Eric C
09/07/2021 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Yeager Center B258
HUM213-A
Brook, Eric C
01/10/2022 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM TBA
HUM213-B
Brook, Eric C
01/10/2022 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM TBA

HUM223 Humanities II

The course consists of interrelations of history, art, literature, music, and philosophy. It covers the culture-epochs from the Renaissance to contemporary times. (Meets the Non-US History general education requirement.) (3 units; Fall/Spring & OPS)

HUM223-A
Brook, Eric C
09/07/2021 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Yeager Center B258
HUM223-A
Brook, Eric C
01/10/2022 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM TBA

ENG201 Intro to Literature

An introductory study of literary terminology and the major genres of American, British, European, and multicultural literature. Focuses on critical reading and intelligent appreciation of literature and of the ways of writing about literature. Pre- or Co- Requisite: ENG 100, 101, 123, or 123E. (3 units; Fall/Spring & OPS)

ENG201-A
Newton, Jennifer
09/07/2021 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM BUS 104
ENG201-B
Isaacs, David E.
09/07/2021 TTh 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM BUS 104
ENG201-B
Isaacs, David E.
01/10/2022 TTh 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM TBA
ENG201-A
Kirk, Toni Suzanne
01/10/2022 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM TBA

CST130 New Testament Survey

A survey of the books of the New Testament and their contributions to the overall storyline of the Bible. Special attention is given to the life of Jesus and the development of the early church in their historical, cultural, and theological settings. Fulfills general education requirement for non-Christian Studies majors. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

CST130-K
Mobley, Richard A.
09/07/2021 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Yeager Center B259
CST130-H
Mobley, Richard A.
09/07/2021 MWF 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Yeager Center B259
CST130-I
Vera, Andres D.
09/07/2021 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM BUS 203
CST130-E
Vera, Andres D.
09/07/2021 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM BUS 203
CST130-F
Vera, Andres D.
09/07/2021 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM BUS 203
CST130-G
Vera, Andres D.
09/07/2021 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM BUS 203
CST130-C
Cate, James J.
09/07/2021 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM BUS 123
CST130-B
Cate, James J.
09/07/2021 TTh 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM BUS 123
CST130-A
Cate, James J.
09/07/2021 M 3:45 PM - 6:45 PM BUS 123
CST130-D
Cate, James J.
09/07/2021 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM BUS 123
CST130-J
Mobley, Richard A.
01/10/2022 MWF 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM BUS 106
CST130-G
Tung, Brian H.
01/10/2022 T 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM TBA
CST130-E
Vera, Andres D.
01/10/2022 MWF 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM Health Science Campus M260
CST130-F
Vera, Andres D.
01/10/2022 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Health Science Campus M262
CST130-I
Vera, Andres D.
01/10/2022 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Health Science Campus M260
CST130-H
Vera, Andres D.
01/10/2022 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Health Science Campus M260
CST130-B
Cate, James J.
01/10/2022 TTh 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM BUS 123
CST130-C
Cate, James J.
01/10/2022 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM BUS 123
CST130-A
Cate, James J.
01/10/2022 M 3:45 PM - 6:45 PM BUS 123
CST130-D
Cate, James J.
01/10/2022 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM BUS 123
CST130-A
Cress, Andrew James
07/05/2022 W 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM TBA

Choose one of the following courses:

WLD181 Goodness, Truth and Beauty

This class explores the concept and reality of truth, goodness, and beauty in the world as it relates to culture, the Bible, worldviews, and human flourishing. Students will survey the concepts of truth, goodness, and beauty through history from both special and general revelation and develop a model for accurately understanding and valuing the created world. Students will develop their discernment to live the “good” life and be equipped to promote what is true, pure, lovely, and of good repute for the good of all. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

WLD181-E
Quan, Keith A.
09/07/2021 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Health Science Campus N271
WLD181-C
Quan, Keith A.
09/07/2021 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Health Science Campus N271
WLD181-A
Groza, Adam Paul
09/07/2021 M 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Yeager Center ONLN
WLD181-B
Mosteller, Timothy
09/07/2021 M 3:45 PM - 5:45 PM BUS ONLN
WLD181-F
Welbaum, Sam D.
09/07/2021 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM BUS 123
WLD181-D
Welbaum, Sam D.
09/07/2021 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM BUS 123
WLD181-B
Quan, Keith A.
01/10/2022 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Yeager Center B251
WLD181-D
Quan, Keith A.
01/10/2022 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Yeager Center B251
WLD181-F
Mosteller, Timothy
01/10/2022 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM BUS 202
WLD181-G
Leonard, Matthew J
01/10/2022 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM BUS 202
WLD181-C
Groza, Adam Paul
01/10/2022 M 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM BUS ONLN
WLD181-H
Leonard, Matthew J
01/10/2022 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Health Science Campus M260
WLD181-A
Welbaum, Sam D.
01/10/2022 TTh 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM BUS 202
WLD181-E
Mosteller, Timothy
01/10/2022 M 3:45 PM - 5:45 PM BUS ONLN
WLD181-A
Leonard, Matthew J
05/09/2022 W 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM TBA

PHI213 Intro to Philosophy

This course introduces students to the meaning and basic categories of philosophy such as epistemology and philosophy of religion. This is accomplished through an exploration of the primary issues and central figures within the discipline. Particular relevance is given to the development of a Christian worldview and the role philosophy plays in life and culture. (3 units; Fall/Spring & OPS)

PHI213-F
Mosteller, Timothy
09/07/2021 M 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM BUS ONLN
PHI213-D
Mosteller, Timothy
09/07/2021 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM BUS 204
PHI213-B
Leonard, Matthew J
09/07/2021 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Health Science Campus M262
PHI213-A
Leonard, Matthew J
09/07/2021 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Yeager Center A111
PHI213-C
Leonard, Matthew J
09/07/2021 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Health Science Campus M262
PHI213-B
Mosteller, Timothy
01/10/2022 M 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM BUS 204
PHI213-C
Mosteller, Timothy
01/10/2022 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM BUS 202
PHI213-A
Leonard, Matthew J
01/10/2022 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM BUS 203
PHI213-D
Leonard, Matthew J
01/10/2022 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Yeager Center A111

PHI233 Basic Reasoning

This course introduces students to the fundamental skills involved in critical thinking such as the ability to recognize an argument and discern formal and informal fallacies. Application is made to issues that occur in everyday life. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

Choose one of the following courses:

ART241 GloblHistryOfArt:AncntToMedieval

This course will introduce you to the major monuments of art and architecture across the globe beginning with prehistoric civilizations and ending with medieval societies. As a survey, we will be covering a wide range of objects, concepts, terms, chronology and geography. (3 units; Fall, odd years)

ART241-A
Papineau, Katherine K.
09/07/2021 MW 1:15 PM - 2:45 PM The Village at CBU 100

ART242 GlblHstryOfArt:RenssnceToContemp

This course will introduce you to the major monuments of art and architecture across the globe beginning with medieval societies and ending with the modern world. As a survey, we will be covering a wide range of objects, concepts, terms, chronology and geography. (3 units; Fall, even years)

FLM105 Introduction to Film Studies

This course offers an introduction to methods and approaches for the study of film. Students will learn film terminology and its effective application in film analysis. Students also will develop, maintain, and improve strategies for close-reading individual shots and sequences, interpreting cinematic narrative and technique, and for negotiating various critical and theoretical paradigms of film study. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

FLM105-A
Croteau, Melissa
09/07/2021 MW 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM The Village at CBU 300
FLM105-C
Eaton, Michael A.
09/07/2021 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM The Village at CBU 300
FLM105-B
Eaton, Michael A.
01/10/2022 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM The Village at CBU 300
FLM105-A
Berry, Joel P.
01/10/2022 MW 10:45 AM - 12:15 PM The Village at CBU

 

History and Society

Choose one of the following courses or a HIS 200-level course or a POL 200-level course:

ANT225 Cultural Anthropology

A general survey of Cultural Anthropology from a behavioral, cognitive, and material perspective and viewed as a social science, focuses on cultural factors that affect human behavior, including a brief overview of the four major fields of anthropology. Topics include cultural change, language, family, religious practices, economic subsistence patterns, and political power systems. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

ANT225-A
Melika, Ash
09/07/2021 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Health Science Campus N271
ANT225-B
Melika, Ash
09/07/2021 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Health Science Campus N271
ANT225-E
Minton-Ryan, Carol A.
09/07/2021 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Health Science Campus M260
ANT225-C
Melika, Ash
09/07/2021 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Health Science Campus M262
ANT225-D
Sydow, Christa M.
09/07/2021 W 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM BUS 123
ANT225-B
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM BUS 125
ANT225-D
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM BUS 125
ANT225-C
Goodman-Bowling, Julie Marcele
01/10/2022 W 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM BUS 125
ANT225-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM BUS 124
ANT225-A
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 T 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM TBA

BUS212 Economics, Life and Society

A fascinating exploration of current topics affecting our daily lives, including standard of living, poverty and inequality, healthcare, education, work and labor, housing, family structure, financial and credit markets, food and agriculture, energy, trade and globalization, and environmental concerns, through an integrated lens of economics, politics, social structures, and ethics, by introducing the historical background, asking critical questions, evaluating information, and developing grounded worldviews. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

BUS212-A
Weniger, Marc
09/07/2021 TTh 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM BUS 123
BUS212-A
Weniger, Marc
01/10/2022 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM BUS 123

BUS218 Macroeconomics

This course offers a common sense approach to economics, covering basic economic laws and how they apply to our world and everyday life. The course focuses on the overall economy and economic theories that offer explanations for its fluctuations and changes. Also, the course is designed to give the student a sufficient grounding in the terminology, basic concepts, and issues of economics to stimulate interest in further study and provide background in business. (3 units; Fall/Spring & OPS)

BUS218-A
Namvar, Bob
09/07/2021 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM BUS 202
BUS218-B
Namvar, Bob
01/10/2022 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM BUS 204
BUS218-A
Namvar, Bob
01/10/2022 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM BUS 204

PSY213 General Psychology

This introductory course is a survey of the processes of adjustment, growth, learning, remembering, perception, sensation, socialization, and emotions. It is meant to better equip students to understand and articulate their own life experiences, as well as improve their understanding of the behavior of others. This course is a prerequisite to all other courses in Psychology. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

PSY213-A
Smith, Erin I.
09/07/2021 MW 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Health Science Campus ONLN
PSY213-D
Larsen, Anne-Marie
09/07/2021 MW 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Health Science Campus ONLN
PSY213-C
Smith, Erin I.
09/07/2021 MW 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Health Science Campus ONLN
PSY213-E
Mun, Sophia S.
09/07/2021 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM BUS 125
PSY213-F
Wallace, Douglas S
09/07/2021 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Mission Hall 124
PSY213-B
Pearce, Kenneth C.
09/07/2021 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Mission Hall 109
PSY213-C
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 MWF 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Yeager Center B220
PSY213-D
Wallace, Douglas S
01/10/2022 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Yeager Center B111
PSY213-B
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Yeager Center B110
PSY213-E
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Yeager Center B111
PSY213-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Yeager Center B110
PSY213-A
STAFF, STAFF
05/09/2022 M 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM TBA

SOC213 Introduction to Sociology

A general introduction to the scientific study of human behavior in social settings. It includes major theories of human behavior in terms of culture, socialization, primary groups, stratification and social class, population, family, religion, and social change. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

SOC213-A
Lee-Johnson, Charles Courtney
09/07/2021 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Yeager Center B218
SOC213-C
Wallace, Douglas S
09/07/2021 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Mission Hall 126
SOC213-B
Minton-Ryan, Carol A.
09/07/2021 MW 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Yeager Center ONLN
SOC213-D
Minton-Ryan, Carol A.
09/07/2021 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Building 36 36A2
SOC213-B
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Yeager Center B221
SOC213-C
Wallace, Douglas S
01/10/2022 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM TBA
SOC213-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Yeager Center B219
SOC213-A
STAFF, STAFF
07/05/2022 W 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM TBA

*Students must also take an upper division HIS course, an upper division POL course, and three additional units of HIS or POL.  

 

Languages

Complete twelve (12) units from the following areas; at least six (6) units must have the same prefix: ASL, CHI, FRE, GRK, HEB, LAT, RUS, SPA, or CIS 268.

 

Literature 

Students must complete an ENG 200-level course (but not ENG 200) as well as nine (9) other upper division ENG courses. Acceptable courses can be found in the current catalog

 

Mathematics 

MAT123 Survey of Mathematics

This is a survey course covering the topics of critical thinking skills, inductive reasoning, problem solving, sets, logic, number theory, algebra, graphs and functions, systems of linear equations and inequalities, euclidean and non-euclidean geometry, groups, finance, probability, and statistics. The course is designed to expand into a variety of areas which students in the arts may find more applicable. Prerequisite: MAT 095 or sufficient SAT, ACT or math placement exam scores. (3 units; Fall/Spring & OPS)

MAT123-A
Dean, Erica A.
09/07/2021 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Yeager Center B259
MAT123-A
Dean, Erica A.
01/10/2022 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Mission Hall 127
MAT123-B
Dean, Erica A.
01/10/2022 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Mission Hall 127

MAT115 Intermediate Algebra

This course satisfies the math competency for the general education requirements. It will include instruction in the following areas; roots and radicals, quadratic equations and inequalities, graphing relations and functions, systems of equations and inequalities, and matrices and determinants. Prerequisite: MAT 095 or sufficient SAT, ACT or math placement exam scores. (3 units; Fall/Spring & OPS)

MAT115-D
Leal-Dohm, Krista
09/07/2021 TTh 7:15 PM - 8:45 PM Mission Hall 125
MAT115-J
Roach-Jones, Sheila D.
09/07/2021 TTh 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Mission Hall 126
MAT115-C
Leal-Dohm, Krista
09/07/2021 TTh 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM Mission Hall 125
MAT115-H
Hwang, Eugene E.
09/07/2021 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Mission Hall 125
MAT115-E
Whang, Insung
09/07/2021 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Mission Hall 125
MAT115-I
Roach-Jones, Sheila D.
09/07/2021 TTh 3:45 PM - 5:15 PM Mission Hall 126
MAT115-L
Whang, Insung
09/07/2021 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Yeager Center A110
MAT115-G
Hwang, Eugene E.
09/07/2021 TTh 7:00 AM - 8:30 AM Mission Hall 125
MAT115-F
Duran, Nathan Felipe
09/07/2021 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Yeager Center B112
MAT115-K
Roach-Jones, Sheila D.
09/07/2021 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Mission Hall 126
MAT115-A
Kish, Stephan C
09/07/2021 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Yeager Center A110
MAT115-B
Kish, Stephan C
09/07/2021 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Yeager Center A110
MAT115-D
Whang, Insung
01/10/2022 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Mission Hall 125
MAT115-G
Leal-Dohm, Krista
01/10/2022 TTh 7:15 PM - 8:45 PM TBA
MAT115-E
Whang, Insung
01/10/2022 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM TBA
MAT115-F
Leal-Dohm, Krista
01/10/2022 TTh 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM TBA
MAT115-I
Roach-Jones, Sheila D.
01/10/2022 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM Mission Hall 127
MAT115-H
Roach-Jones, Sheila D.
01/10/2022 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Mission Hall 127
MAT115-A
Kish, Stephan C
01/10/2022 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Health Science Campus P280
MAT115-C
Morris, Elizabeth Ann
01/10/2022 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Yeager Center A111
MAT115-B
Kish, Stephan C
01/10/2022 MWF 10:45 AM - 11:45 AM Health Science Campus M262

STA144 Introduction to Statistics

Mathematical theory and applications, development of formulae, principles of statistical decision theory, descriptive measurements, probability concepts, random variables, normal distribution, inferential statistics, sampling distributions, confidence intervals, hypothesis testing, chi-squared procedures, linear regression, and the use of computers in statistics. Prerequisite: MAT 115 or sufficient SAT, ACT or math placement exam scores and appropriate high school mathematics background. (3 units; Fall/Spring)

STA144-D
Noh, Heewon Esther_AKA:_Esther_L
09/07/2021 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM Mission Hall 125
STA144-A
Carothers, Linn E.
09/07/2021 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Yeager Center A111
STA144-C
Carothers, Linn E.
09/07/2021 MWF 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Yeager Center A111
STA144-B
Carothers, Linn E.
09/07/2021 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Yeager Center A111
STA144-D
Grigsby, Michael E.
01/10/2022 MWF 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM TBA
STA144-C
Carothers, Linn E.
01/10/2022 MWF 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM Yeager Center A111
STA144-B
Carothers, Linn E.
01/10/2022 MWF 1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Yeager Center A111
STA144-A
Carothers, Linn E.
01/10/2022 MWF 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Yeager Center A111
STA144-A
Carothers, Linn E.
05/09/2022 - Online
STA144-B
Carothers, Linn E.
07/05/2022 - Online

 

Science

Select twelve (12) units from at least two of the following areas: BIO, CHE, ENV, PHY.

 

Capstone

This capstone can be co-located or replaced with another three (3) units capstone course with instructor and department chair approval.

LBA499 Capstone

The capstone in the liberal arts is designed to enable liberal arts majors, generally in their senior year, to reflect upon, pose, and respond to enduring questions about the human experience-critically, creatively, and contemplatively. Students will design and develop a capstone portfolio and accompanying project that demonstrates a synthesis of their learning across the liberal arts disciplines. Pre- or Co- Requisites: LBA 101; and permission of the program director. (3 units; Spring)

LBA499-A
STAFF, STAFF
01/10/2022 M 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM TBA

 

 

Concentration Requirements (12 units)

 

Twelve (12) upper division units must be completed in one of the following areas:

  • Art History
  • American Studies
  • American Sign Language
  • Anthropology
  • Biology
  • British Studies
  • Business Administration
  • Chemistry
  • Children’s Literature
  • Christian Behavioral Science
  • Christian Studies
  • Communications
  • Criminal Justice
  • Creative Writing
  • Early Childhood Studies
  • English Language and Literature
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Environmental Science
  • European Studies
  • Film Studies
  • Global Studies
  • History
  • Humanities
  • Intercultural Studies
  • Journalism and News Media
  • Kinesiology
  • Leadership
  • Marketing
  • Mathematics
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Public Relations
  • Real Estate Management
  • Science
  • Sociology
  • Social Work
  • Spanish
  • Spanish for Teachers
  • Statistics
  • Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)
  • Visual Media
  • Worship Arts
  • Writing

Students have the option of selecting a second concentration of twelve (12) upper division units, but may not reuse any courses from the core and first concentration.

 


*Curriculum subject to change. Please see the current catalog for more information.