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    Southern Adventist University
   
 
  Oct 19, 2017
 
 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2014-2015 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Degrees and Curricula


A Doctor of Nursing Practice consists of at least five (5) semesters of course work beyond the master’s degree.  It offers two (2) areas of emphases and requires a scholarly project.

A Master’s Degree consists of at least one additional year of course work beyond the bachelor’s degree. It includes a field of concentration and may require a thesis.

The Bachelor of Arts degree consists of four years of course work that places a student’s major field of study in the context of a liberal arts education. To encourage a wide range of studies, a minor is required. A foreign language component is required.

The Bachelor of Science degree consists of four years of course work that places the student’s major field of study in the context of a liberal arts education. The degree permits greater concentration in the field of study. No minor or foreign language study is required except as specified for certain majors.

The Bachelor of Business Administration degree is a professional degree consisting of a four-year program with concentrations available in various fields of business. Requirements for this degree are outlined in the School of Business and Management section.

The Bachelor of Fine Arts degree consists of four years of course work allowing the student the focus to develop a body of work in drawing and painting. No minor is required.

The Bachelor of Music degree is a professional degree consisting of four years of course work designed to meet the needs of students wishing to receive teaching credentials. Requirements for this degree are outlined in the School of Music section.

The Bachelor of Social Work degree is a professional degree consisting of a four-year program of courses designed to meet the needs of students wishing to go into the social work profession. Requirements for this degree are outlined in the School of Social Work section.

The Associate of Arts degrees is a two-year program designed to meet the needs of students who wish to pursue a short general studies program.

The Associate of Science degree is a two-year program designed to meet the needs of students who wish to pursue a short occupational or pre-professional program.

The Associate of Technology degree is a two-year program designed to meet the needs of students who wish to pursue an occupational program.

The One-Year Certificate is available for students in the Auto Mechanics Technician and in a Bible worker program. Requirements for these certificates are outlined in the Technology Department and in the School of Religion.

Paraprofessional Curricula are programs designed to prepare students to enter professional schools. In some cases paraprofessional curricula will lead to an associate degree.

Southern Adventist University

Allied Health

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Bachelor of Science

Associate of Science

Biology

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Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Arts

Non-Degree

School of Business and Management

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Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Business Administration

Associate of Science

Non-Degree

Bachelor of Science/Associate of Technology

Chemistry

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Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Arts

Non-Degree

School of Computing

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Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Arts

Non-Degree

School of Education and Psychology

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Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Arts

Non-Degree

English

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Bachelor of Arts

Non-Degree

History and Political Studies

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Bachelor of Arts

Non-Degree

Interdisciplinary

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School of Journalism and Communication

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Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Arts

Associate of Science

Non-Degree

Mathematics

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Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Arts

Non-Degree

Other Programs

Modern Languages

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Bachelor of Arts

Non-Degree

School of Music

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Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Music

Non-Degree

School of Nursing

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Bachelor of Science

Associate of Science

School of Physical Education, Health and Wellness

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Bachelor of Science

Associate of Science

One-Year Certificate

Non-Degree

Physics and Engineering

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Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Arts

Associate of Science

Non-Degree

School of Religion

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Bachelor of Arts

Associate of Science

One-Year Certificate

Non-Degree

School of Social Work

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Bachelor of Social Work

Non-Degree

Technology

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Associate of Technology

One-Year Certificate

Non-Degree

School of Visual Art and Design

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Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Arts

Bachelor of Fine Arts

Associate of Science

Non-Degree

Interdepartmental Programs

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Bachelor of Science

Associate of Arts

Associate of Science

Non-Degree Preprofessional Programs

Go to information for Non-Degree Preprofessional Programs.

Paraprofessional Curricula