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2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Religion Requirements for Undergraduate Programs


 

  1. Completion of Religion requirement as indicated by the general education policy, as follow:

  • At least three semester credits of a religion course (REL_ course code) are required for each year of residency or full-time equivalent of study at AHU or Adventist college.

  • For students who attended or are enrolled in an Adventist college three course credits of religion are required per year of residency or full-time equivalent of study attended.  

  • Students coming from other institutions can transfer courses that have achieved the objectives and skills related to the study of human culture including language, literature, philosophy, or history, in place of the religion credits required for the full-time equivalent.

  1. Additionally, to the general education religion requirement, at least three semester credits of religion course (REL_ course code) are required for each year of full-time study during your major.

  2. All undergraduate students are required to successfully complete Philosophy of Healthcare (RELP 103 , 3 credits).

 

Detailed of the Religion Requirement

Types of Degree/Program AS BS BS
Program Length in Years  2 4
Minimum Total Credit Requirements for the Degree 60 120 120
Year Equivalence (Credits/year) 30 30 40
Minimum Total Religion/Humanities Requirement for the Degree 6 12 9
Maximum Allowed Transfer of Credits (50% residency) 30 60 60
Maximum Allowed Religion Credits Transfer  6 12 9
Maximum Allowed Humanities Credits Transfer in Place of Religion 3 6 3
Minimum Religion Requirement After Transfer of 0 credits 6 12 9
Minimum Religion Requirement After Transfer of 3-15 credits 6 12 9
Minimum Religion Requirement After Transfer of 16-30 credits 3 9 6
Minimum Religion Requirement After Transfer of 31-45 credits N/A 9 6
Minimum Religion Requirement After Transfer of 46-60 credits N/A 6 6