PHRE Sample 4-Year Plan

The 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 or BS)

FALL - Semester 1

PHRE 1xx, 2xx, or 3xx elective
TRU 110 or Self and Society Seminar
The first year of a foreign language
Other LSP/Dialogues Curriculum coursework

SPRING - Semester 2

PHRE 1xx, 2xx or 3xx elective
PHRE 120: New Majors Colloquium
The first year of a foreign language
Other LSP/Dialogues Curriculum coursework

FALL - Semester 3

PHRE 336: Classical Greek Philosophy or PHRE 30x, oRrPHRE 31x
The second year of a foreign language (for BA) or a STEM course satisfying the Bachelor of Science requirement (for BS)
Required support of minor
Other LSP/Dialogues Curriculum coursework

SPRING - Semester 4

PHRE 337: Early Modern Philosophy, or PHRE 30x, or PHRE 31x
The second year of a foreign language (for BA) or a STEM course satisfying the Bachelor of Science requirement (for BS)
Liberal Studies Program (LSP) coursework
Required support or minor

FALL - Semester 5

PHRE 336: Classical Greek Philosophy, or PHRE 30x, or PHRE 31x
PHRE 3xx elective
Required support or minor

SPRING - Semester 6

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
Required support or minor

SPRING - Semester 8

PHRE 475: Senior Seminar
Required support or minor
Electives to total 120 credit hours

Department chair: please contact the Center for Academic Excellence 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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