Collegiate

St. John Vianney offers a four-year Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree to those seminarians who begin studies without a prior college degree. For those students who begin the formation program immediately following graduation from high school, the following plan of studies below outlines a typical schedule of courses:

[In the event of a transfer from a previous collegiate institution, the Academic Dean will work with the seminarian individually to accept prior credits and devise a unique plan of studies to ensure graduation.]

The Collegiate Plan of Study at St. John Vianney


 FRESHMAN YEAR


FALL SEMESTER

Course Title   Credits
ENG 101 Reading & Composition I (3)
THE 103 Intro to Old Testemant (3)
SPA 151 Fundamentals of Spanish I (3)
HIS 151 Western Civilization I (3)
HUM 101 Ideas & Culture I (3)
PMN 101 Pastoral Ministry (1)

SPRING SEMESTER

Course Title   Credits
ENG 102 Reading & Composition II (3)
THE 104 Intro to New Testament (3)
SPA 152 Fundamentals of Spanish II (3)
HIS 152 Western Civilization II (3)
HUM 102 Ideas & Culture II (3)
PMN 102 Pastoral Practicum I (1)
PHI 105 Intro to Philosophy (3)

 


SOPHOMORE YEAR


FALL SEMESTER

Course Title   Credits
MAT 101 Mathematics (3)
THE 210 Themes of Catechism (3)
PHI 203 Ancient Philosophy (3)
SPA 251 Intermediate Spanish I (3)
PSY 102 General Psychology (3)
HUM Elective (3)

 

SPRING SEMESTER

Course Title   Credits
SPC 301 General Speech (3)
THE Elective (3)
PHI 206 Medieval Philosophy (3)
SPA 252 Intermediate Spanish II (3)
SCI 301 General Science (3)
ENG Elective (3)

 JUNIOR YEAR


FALL SEMESTER

Course Title   Credits
PHI 310 Modern Philosophy (3)
PHI 401 Metaphysics (3)
THE 312 Church History Survey (3)
HUM Elective (3)
  Elective  

SPRING SEMESTER

Course Title   Credits
PHI 320 Contemporary Philosophy (3)
PHI 404 Philosophical Anthropology (3)
PHI 437 Aquinas in the 20th Century (3)
THE 306 Fundamental Moral Theology (3)
  Elective  

 


SENIOR YEAR


SENIOR - FALL SEMESTER

Course Title   Credits
PHI 461 Social Ethics (3)
PHI 460 Fundamental Ethics (3)
PHI Elective (3)
  Elective  

 

SENIOR - SPRING SEMESTER

Course Title   Credits
PHI 405 Epistemology (3)
PHI 498 Senior Project (3)
  Elective  
  Elective  

 


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