The four-year plan listed below is designed to provide suggestions for sequencing your major courses, but there are also other ways to sequence most majors. This plan is meant to provide aid in early, provisional planning. Please consult with your academic advisor to make strategic academic decisions about which courses to take each semester.

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Sample Four Year Plan: Philosophy and Religion (BA)

FALL - Semester 1

PHRE Mode of Inquiry course
Math by placement
ENG 190: Writing as Critical Thinking or Comm 170: Public Speaking
Liberal Studies Program (LSP) coursework

SPRING - Semester 2

PHRE 2xx or 3xx elective
PHRE 12o: New Majors Colloquium
ENG 190: Writing as Critical Thinking or Comm 170: Public Speaking
Math by placement
Liberal Studies Program (LSP) coursework

FALL - Semester 3

PHRE 336: Classical Greek Philosophy, PHRE 337: Early Modern Philosophy, PHRE 30x, PHRE 31x
Liberal Studies Program (LSP) coursework

SPRING - Semester 4

PHRE 336: Classical Greek Philosophy, PHRE 337: Early Modern Philosophy, PHRE 30x, PHRE 31x
Liberal Studies Program (LSP) coursework
Required support or minor

FALL - Semester 5

PHRE 336: Classical Greek Philosophy, PHRE 337: Early Modern Philosophy, PHRE 30x, PHRE 31x
PHRE 3xx elective
Required support or minor
Liberal Studies Program (LSP) coursework

SPRING - Semester 6

PHRE 336: Classical Greek Philosophy, PHRE 337: Early Modern Philosophy, PHRE 30x, PHRE 31x
PHRE 3xx elective
JINS 3XX: Writing Enhanced Junior Interdisciplinary Seminar
Required support or minor

FALL - Semester 7

PHRE 33xx elective
PHRE 33xx elective
Required support or minor

SPRING - Semester 8

PHRE 475: Senior Seminar in Philosophy and Religion
Required support or minor
Electives to total 120 credit hours

Department chair: please contact Jonathan Vieker with any updates to the plan above.

This is a sample course sequence to illustrate class offerings for this major. The Office of the Registrar is responsible for certifying completion of degree requirements based on requirements specified in Truman's Official Catalog.

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