Information for Staff Ministry Students
This is important information regarding implementation of revised curriculum for Staff Ministry students who enrolled BEFORE 2013-14.
Students who entered before 2013-14 will be audited according to the following guidelines:
- Beginning with the December 2013 graduating class, students need 130 credits to graduate.
- Students need to complete all required courses from either the current curriculum, the revised curriculum, or a combination of both. See chart below of Schedule for Courses That Have Changed.
- Current students will not be held responsible for courses/credits that are dropped and have no replacement courses/credits.
See Curriculum Changes Beginning 2013-14 for general information about curriculum changes.
Schedule of When Courses are Dropped from Curriculum1
|Required Courses/Credits||Last Year Required/Taught|
|MUS0001 Introduction Music||2012-13|
1 Courses that have replacement courses are listed in the second chart as courses that have changed.
Schedule for Courses That Have Changed
|New Courses||Year Course Begins||Notes|
|SCI1003 Biology||2013-14||Replaces SCI1001 Our Living World|
|SCI1103 Physical Science||2013-14||Replaces SCI1101 Our Physical World|
|SSC3210 World Regional Geography||2013-14||Replaces SSC2201 Geography of North America1|
|Choirs & Wind Symphony earning 1 credit||2013-14||Replaces earning .5 credits|
1 SSC2201 Geography of North America remains as an elective and remains in the social studies major.