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.]

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Philosophy
Collegiate Plan of Study at St. John Vianney College Seminary


 FRESHMAN YEAR


FALL SEMESTER

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

SPRING SEMESTER

Course Title   Credits
ENG 102 Composition II (3)
THE 104 Introduction to the New Testament (3)
SPA 152 Fundamentals of Spanish II (3)
HIS 152 Western Civilization II (3)
HUM 102 Ideas & Cultural Expressions II (3)
PMN 102 Ministerial Practicum I (1)
PHI 105 Introduction to Philosophy & Logic (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)
HUM Elective (3)
SPC 301 General Speech (3)

 

SPRING SEMESTER

Course Title   Credits
PSY 102 General Psychology (3)
PHI 206 Medieval Philosophy (3)
SPA 252 Intermediate Spanish II (3)
HUM Elective (3)
ENG Elective (3)
SCI 301 General Science (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 (3)

SPRING SEMESTER

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

 


SENIOR YEAR


SENIOR - FALL SEMESTER

Course Title   Credits
PHI 461 Social Ethics (3)
PHI 460 Fundamental Ethics (3)
PHI 406 Philosophy of God (3)
  Elective (3)

 

SENIOR - SPRING SEMESTER

Course Title   Credits
PHI 405 Epistemology (3)
PHI 498 Senior Project (3)
PHI 407 Philosophy of Nature (3)
  Elective (3)

 

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