General Education Core Courses(30 hours)

The purpose of the General Education Core of Baptist College of Health Sciences is to create a common curriculum that supports the mission of the College and educates well-rounded students capable of intellectual discourse. The courses that meet these criteria are selected by the faculty of the College.

Humanities/Fine Arts (18 hours)

English Composition I – ENG 101 3
English Composition II – ENG 102 3
Literature – ENG 201, 202, 203, or 204 3
Philosophy * - PHI 201, 202, or 301 3
Religion – REL 201, 210, 220, 301, or 302 3
Speech Fundamentals – SPE 211 3

Social/Behavior Sciences (6 hours)

General Psychology – PSY 201 3
Introduction to Medical Sociology* - SOC 201 3

Natural Sciences/Mathematics (6 hours)

Natural Sciences* - BIO 110, 201, CHE 115 or PHY 305 3
College Algebra- MAT 110 3

*   Non-traditional programs, which often accept a majority of the general education course work as transfer credit, may substitute with other courses from within that particular principal area of knowledge (Humanities/Fine Arts, Social/Behavior Sciences, or Natural Sciences/Mathematics). These programs include Medical Laboratory Sciences, Health Care Management, and RN-BSN.

Baptist College Required Courses  (4 hours)

HSC 104 Baptist College Experience (1 hour) and HSC 301 U.S. Health Care Systems (3 hours) are required by all traditional programs.  These courses are optional for the Medical Laboratory Sciences, Health Care Management, and RN-BSN programs.