Course Requirements

For specific course requirements and detailed class descriptions, visit the current JBU Catalog.

Sample Four-Year Plans

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree with major in History (2013-15 catalog) †

History 4 year plan

First Year Fall - Even
BBL    1013   Old Testament Survey
COR   1002   Gateway Seminar
EGL    1013   English I
HST    1013   Western Civilization I
KIN     10x1   Wellness Activity Course
HST    2213   Study of History (FE)
Total Hours    15

First Year Spring - Odd
EGL  1023*   English II
HST  1023    Western Civilization II
BBL  1023    New Testament Survey
BIO   xxx3    Life Science Elective
         xxx3    Minor/Elective
Total Hours    15

Second Year Fall - Odd
POL  2013    American Government
KIN   1002    Wellness or KIN 1012 Lifetime Fitness
LS     1xx3    Language
HST   2113    US History to 1865 (FO)
HST  xxx3    Elective
         xxx3    Minor/Elective
Total Hours    17

Second Year Spring - Even
LS     1xx3   Language
HST    2123  US History since 1865 (SE)
HST    xxx3   Elective
           xxx3   Social Science Elective
           xxx3   Minor/Elective
Total Hours    15

Third Year Fall - Even
LS     2xx3   Language
HST   xxx3   Elective
         xxx3*  Phys Sci Elective (check prereqs)
         xxx3   Art Elective
         xxx3   Minor/Elective
Total Hours    15

Third Year Spring - Odd
BBL   3003*  Evangelical Theology
LS      2xx3   Language
HST   xxx3   Elective
HST   xxx3   Elective
          xxx3   Philosophy Elective
Total Hours    15

Fourth Year Fall - Odd
BBL    4002*  Christian Life
HST    xxx3   Elective
HST    xxx3   Elective
          xxx3*  Math Elective (check prereqs)   
          xxx3   Minor/Elective
          xxx3   Minor/Elective
Total Hours    17

Fourth Year Spring - Even
EGL   4003*   Masterpieces of Literature
HST   4613    Seminar in History (SE)
HST   xxx3    Elective
          xxx3    Minor/Elective
          xxx3    Minor/Elective
Total Hours         15

Total Hours for Four Years: 124

† This plan is only one possible arrangement of courses that includes all the requirements for the History major.  Please see your advisor for discuss other possibilities.  A variation on this plan is required for students starting in odd years due to alternate year courses.

* Course has prerequisites.  All History course prerequisites are accounted for in this plan.  Please check the catalog for prerequisites for electives.

For those courses not offered every semester, the semester of offering is indicated after the course name.  F = fall.  S = spring.  FE = fall of even years.  FO = fall of odd years.  SE = spring of even years.  SO = spring of odd years.