Interdisciplinary Concentrations

Art Concentration

Requires:

ART 1413Drawing I

3

OR

ART 1423Drawing II

3

AND

ART 2413Principles of Design

3

ART 4123Art History

3

PHI 4413Aesthetics

3

ART 4123: repeatable.
INS 4413 Aesthetics also fulfills the Aesthetics requirement.

Choose FOUR from: 12 hours

ART 1413Drawing I

3

ART 1423Drawing II

3

ART 2213Fine Arts Studio I

3

ART 2233Introduction to Art Therapy

3

ART 3213Fine Arts Studio II

3

ART 3313Painting

3

ART 4123Art History

3

JRN 2833Digital Photography

3

ART 2213, ART 3213, ART 4123: repeatable

Total Credit Hours: 24

Bible Concentration

Requires:

BIB 3000 or above textual course

9

BIB 2333Biblical Studies Tools

3

BIB 2983Biblical Interpretation

3

BIB 4394Contemporary Issues in Hermeneutics

4

MIN 3813Ministry of the Word

3

Choose one: 3 hours

THL 3793History and Theology of the Christian Tradition I

3

THL 4003History and Theology of the Christian Tradition II

3

Total Credit Hours: 25

Business Concentration

Requires:

ACC 2113Accounting I

3

ACC 2123Accounting II

3

BUS 3003Business Communication

3

BUS 3303Business Law

3

FIN 3203Principles of Finance

3

MGT 2603Principles of Management

3

MKT 2503Principles of Marketing

3

Choose one: 3 hours

BUS 2403Macroeconomics

3

BUS 2413Microeconomics

3

Total Credit Hours: 24

English Concentration

Requires:

ENG 3513Critical Writing and Literary Analysis

3

ENG 3613Grammar and Linguistics

3

ENG 4523Advanced Composition

3

ENG 3000level or above

3

Choose one: 3 hours

ENG 2713World Literature to 1650

3

ENG 2723World Literature Since 1650

3

ENG 4413Diversity in American Literature

3

Choose one: 3 hours

ENG 3213British Literature to 1800

3

ENG 3223British Literature Since 1800

3

Choose one: 3 hours

ENG 3313American Literature to 1865

3

ENG 3323American Literature Since 1865

3

Choose one: 3 hours

ENG 2513Literature and Faith

3

ENG 4723Studies in Genre: Fiction

3

ENG 4733Studies in Genre: Poetry

3

ENG 4743Studies in Genre: Drama

3

Total Credit Hours: 24

General Science Concentration

Select one Laboratory Science sequence (another sequence must be included in the General Education core): 8 hours

BIO 1011Biological Science I Lab

1

BIO 1013Biological Science I

3

AND

BIO 1024Biological Science II with Lab

4

 

CHE 1314Intro to Chemistry I

4

AND

CHE 1324Intro to Chemistry II

4

 

CHE 1514College Chemistry I

4

AND

CHE 1524College Chemistry II

4

 

PHS 2014General Physics I

4

AND

PHS 2024General Physics II

4

Choose 16 hours:

14 hours from:

BIO 2111Human Anatomy and Physiology I Lab

1

BIO 2113Human Anatomy and Physiology I

3

BIO 2121Human Anatomy and Physiology II Lab

1

BIO 2123Human Anatomy and Physiology II

3

BIO 2313Nutrition

3

BIO 3214General Ecology

4

BIO 3321Microbiology Lab

1

BIO 3323Microbiology

3

BIO 3334Exercise Physiology

4

BIO 3414Genetics

4

CHE 2514Organic Chemistry I

4

CHE 2524Organic Chemistry II

4

CHE 3514Biochemistry I

4

NSC 1004Earth Science with Lab

4

NSC 1014Environmental Science with Lab

4

NSC 2204Natural Science Field Study

4

NSC 3114Earth's Waters

4

 

NSC 4901Topics in Science

1

OR

NSC 4902Topics in Science

2

OR

NSC 4903Topics in Science

3

 

NSC 4513Natural Science Internship

3

PHS 2004Astronomy

4

Laboratory Science sequence from above

2 hours from:

NSC 4612Senior Seminar in Science

2

Total Credit Hours: 24

History Concentration

Choose three: 9 hours

HIS 1313Western Civilization to 1500

3

HIS 1323Western Civilization Since 1500

3

HIS 2513United States History to 1877

3

HIS 2523United States History Since 1877

3

Choose five with no more than 3 hours lower division: 15 hours

HIS 2113Michigan History

3

HIS 2213History of the Early Church

3

HIS 2413World History

3

HIS 3313French Revolution and Napoleonic Era

3

HIS 3323Nineteenth-Century Europe

3

HIS 3423Globalization in the Developing World

3

HIS 3503Women in American History

3

HIS 3513History of American Foreign Relations

3

HIS 3523Colonial and Revolutionary America

3

HIS 3533The Early American Republic

3

HIS 3543The Rise of Industrial America

3

HIS 3553America in World Crises

3

HIS 3813Historical Research and Writing

3

HIS 4323Europe in the Age of World Wars

3

HIS 4333Europe Since 1945

3

HIS 4513The American Civil War Era

3

HIS 4523Recent America, 1952 to Present

3

HIS 4613Selected Topics in History

3

Total Credit Hours: 24

Honors Leadership Concentration

Requires:

LDR 3653Strategic Leadership Theory and Practice

3

SEN 2013Introduction to Social Entrepreneurship

3

THL 2013Spiritual Formation

3

Choose three (9 hours)

HON 2113The American Experience

3

HON 2213Global Citizenship

3

HON 2314Science as a Human Enterprise

4

HON 3113The American Experience: Advanced Studies

3

HON 3213Global Citizenship: Advanced Studies

3

These courses are repeatable, so the course titles vary.The same course can be taken twice as long as the titles are different.

Complete honors contracts in two of the following:

BUS 3003Business Communication

3

COM 2223Public Speaking

3

JRN 4333Editorial Writing

3

JRN 4313Feature Writing

3

LDR 3713Leadership of Teams

3

LDR 3633Conflict Management & Negotiation

3

SEN 3003Case Studies in Social Entrepreneurship

3

SMG 4253Facility and Event Planning

3

Total Credit Hours: 24

International Studies Concentration

Six hours of liberal arts taken while participating in an RC GEO international program 6 hours

Minimum of six hours of the same foreign language 6 hours

GER 1214Elementary German I

4

GER 1224Elementary German II

4

SPA 1214Elementary Spanish I

4

SPA 1224Elementary Spanish II

4

SPA 2214Intermediate Spanish I

4

SPA 2224Intermediate Spanish II

4

SPA 3214Spanish Literature

4

Choose six hours from:

BUS 3033International Business

3

COM 3533Intercultural Communication

3

HIS 3313French Revolution and Napoleonic Era

3

HIS 3323Nineteenth-Century Europe

3

HIS 4323Europe in the Age of World Wars

3

HIS 4333Europe Since 1945

3

Choose six hours from:

ENG 2713World Literature to 1650

3

OR

ENG 2723World Literature Since 1650

3

 

GEO 3113World Regional Geography

3

HIS 3423Globalization in the Developing World

3

 

MIN 2401Missions Outreach Internship

1

AND

MIN 2402Missions Outreach Internship

2

AND

MIN 2403Missions Outreach Internship

3

 

PHI 3043Diversity Seminar

3

REL 3923World Religions

3

Total Credit Hours: 24

Mass Communication Concentration

Requires:

COM 3533Intercultural Communication

3

JRN 2513Media Writing

3

MED 2013Intro to Mass Communication

3

MED 3003Media and Society

3

MED 3113Digital Media Strategies

3

MED 4113Media Law

3

MED 4943Media Ethics

3

PRN 2613Introduction to Public Relations

3

Total Credit Hours: 24

Mathematics Concentration

Requires:

MAT 1334Pre-Calculus

4

MAT 2514Calculus and Analytic Geometry I

4

MAT 2524Calculus and Analytic Geometry II

4

MAT 3534Calculus and Analytic Geometry III

4

MAT 3614Linear Algebra

4

MAT 3624Differential Equations

4

Students with AP credit in Calculus must take 6 hours of the following: MAT 2233, MAT 2413, MAT 3303, OR MAT 4653.

Total Credit Hours: 24

Ministry Concentration

Requires:

BIB 2983Biblical Interpretation

3

BIB 4394Contemporary Issues in Hermeneutics

4

MIN 2513Theology of Ministry

3

MIN 2613The Congregation

3

MIN 3523Practical Issues in Ministry

3

THL 2013Spiritual Formation

3

Choose one:

MIN 3613Pastoral Care

3

MIN 3333Introduction to Youth Ministry

3

MIN 3813Ministry of the Word

3

Choose one:

THL 3793History and Theology of the Christian Tradition I

3

THL 4003History and Theology of the Christian Tradition II

3

Total Credit Hours: 25

Performing Arts Concentration

Take the following:

MUS 1041Class Piano

1

MUS 1203Music Foundations

3

MUS 1211Ear Training I

1

MUS 1213Theory I

3

THE 1103Acting I

3

Choose six hours from

MUS 3403Conducting

3

MUS 4213Arranging and Scoring

3

THE 3102Scene Studies

2

THE 3242Acting Shakespeare

2

THE 4102Audition

2

Choose four hours from:

Any DAN

MUS 1011Private Voice

1

MUS 1031Private Piano

1

MUS 1041Class Piano

1

MUS 1051Private Guitar

1

MUS 1061Private Strings

1

MUS 1071Private Woodwinds

1

MUS 1081Private Brass

1

MUS 1101A Cappella Chorus

1

MUS 2101Worship Ensemble Lab

1

THE 1021Performance Practicum

1

THE 1031Ensemble Acting

1

THE 1061Unarmed Stage Combat

1

THE 2103Acting II

3

THE 2212Musical Theatre Workshop

2

Choose four hours from:

Any DAN

Total Credit Hours: 25

For students who score 80% or higher on the Music Theory Placement test, MUS 1221 and MUS 1223 or any THE 2000 or above can be used to replace MUS 1041 and MUS 1203

Pre-Law Concentration

Choose one:

HIS 2513United States History to 1877

3

HIS 3533The Early American Republic

3

Take all of the following:

BUS 3303Business Law

3

MED 4113Media Law

3

POS 2023Introduction to the American Legal System

3

POS 2043Criminal Law and Procedure

3

POS 4013American Constitutional Law

3

POS 4213Substantive Criminal Law

3

POS 4913Directed Legal Research

3

Total Credit Hours: 24

Professional Writing Concentration

Requires:

ENG 3513Critical Writing and Literary Analysis

3

ENG 3523Creative Writing

3

ENG 3613Grammar and Linguistics

3

ENG 4523Advanced Composition

3

 

Choose from any upper division JRN

3

OR

BUS 3003Business Communication

3

 

JRN 2513Media Writing

3

PRN 2613Introduction to Public Relations

3

PRN 3513Public Relations Writing and Visual Design

3

ENG 3523: or three semesters of ENG 3521

Total Credit Hours: 24

Psychology Concentration

Requires:

PSY 2013General Psychology

3

PSY 3033Abnormal Psychology

3

PSY 4921Directed Readings in Psychology

1

Choose one: 3 hours

PSY 2113Psychology of Adjustment

3

PSY 2223Life Span Development

3

Choose one: 3 hours

PSY 3013Psychology of Personality

3

PSY 3203Child Development

3

PSY 3213Adolescent Development

3

Choose four courses from the following 12 hours

(at least three must be PSY; at least two must be upper division):

Any PSY

9-12

OR

Choose one from:

SOC 2453Marriage and the Family

3

SWK 2013Introduction to Social Work

3

SWK 3003Human Behavior and the Social Environment

3

SWK 3103Social Welfare and Public Policy

3

MIN 3613Pastoral Care

3

Total Credit Hours: 25

Social Entrepreneurship Concentration

Requires:

BUS 4813Business Internship

3

FIN 3303Non-Profit Financial Management

3

MGT 2603Principles of Management

3

MGT 3683Small Business and Entrepreneurship

3

MGT 3723Non-Profit Management

3

SEN 2013Introduction to Social Entrepreneurship

3

SEN 3003Case Studies in Social Entrepreneurship

3

Choose one from:

BUS 3003Business Communication

3

LDR 3653Strategic Leadership Theory and Practice

3

MGT 3603Organizational Behavior

3

MKT 2503Principles of Marketing

3

PRN 2613Introduction to Public Relations

3

Total Credit Hours: 24

Note: MGT 2603 Principles of Management, PDS 2001, and PDS 3001 are waived for non-business majors.

Strategic Leadership Concentration

Requires:

LDR 3633Conflict Management & Negotiation

3

LDR 3653Strategic Leadership Theory and Practice

3

LDR 3713Leadership of Teams

3

LDR 3733Leadership in a Diverse World

3

LDR 4113Leadership Research and Decision Making

3

LDR 4513Strategic Change and Leadership

3

LDR 4723Leadership Capstone

3

MGT 3603Organizational Behavior

3

Total Credit Hours: 24

Theatre Concentration

Choose 2 courses from the following: 2 hours

THE 1011Production Practicum

1

THE 1021Performance Practicum

1

THE 1031Ensemble Acting

1

THE 1041Theatre Management Practicum

1

Take the following:

THE 2603Play Analysis

3

Choose 2 courses from the following: 6 hours

THE 4743Studies in Genre: Drama

3

OR

ENG 4743Studies in Genre: Drama

3

 

THE 3313History of Western Theatre: Greeks to Renaissance

3

THE 3323History of Western Theatre: Renaissance to the Present

3

THE 4503Acting Theory

3

THE 4603Dramatic Criticism

3

Choose 10 hours from any THE 2000+ courses

Take one of the following:

THE 3143Theatre Ministry

3

OR

Total Credit Hours: 24