Along with specific requirements for any major, all students in the Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degree programs must meet all general education and graduation requirements under a single catalog.

Requirements for a Philosophy Integrated Major

Major Requirements
Select 24 credits in philosophy including the following: 1
PHIL 243Intro To Logic2-4
or PHIL 245 Logic
PHIL 311History of Philosophy - Ancient and Medieval4
PHIL 312History of Philosophy: Modern & Contemporary4
PHIL 494Philosophy Capstone: Revisiting the Good Life2
Select at least one relevant philosophy "bridge" course (see list)1-4
Additional Philosophy Courses 26-11
Complete 16 credits of required courses in the companion discipline (see list)16

At least 16 of the 24 philosophy credits must be upper-division.


We recommend that integrated majors take one "Advanced Topics" course (PHIL 447 or PHIL 448) and one "Historical Seminar" (PHIL 454 or PHIL 455)

Approved bridge courses and Required courses integrated w/Biblical and Theological Studies

Approved Bridge Courses
Select at least one of the following:2-4
Nature Of Persons
Advanced Topics in Philosophy (with approval)
Advanced Topics in Philosophy
Historical Seminar (with approval)
Historical Seminar
Required Courses
BITH 371Early Christianity: From Rome to Byzantium4
or BITH 372 Historical Theology
BITH 374Systematic Theology4
Select 8 additional credits of the following:8
Colonialism and Redemption: Native American Culture and Theology from 1492 to Wounded Knee
Theology and the Arts
Biblical Interpretation and Hermeneutics
Biblical Foundations of Worship
Reading Scripture with the Church Fathers
Christian Thought in Korea
Majority World Theology
Religions of Israel and the Near East
Early Christianity: From Rome to Byzantium
Historical Theology
Marriage, Sex and Family in the Christian Tradition
Christian Ethics
Topics in Christian Thought
Theologies of Transformation
BITH 381 - BITH 398 (see course list)
Issues in Modern Old Testament Studies
Issues in Modern New Testament Studies
BITH 478 - BITH 489 (see course list)
Senior Seminar