Mount Vernon Nazarene University

Mount Vernon Nazarene University

Table of Contents

Mount Vernon Nazarene University

Greetings from the President

Memberships

The University

Which Catalog?

Traditional Students

Student Life (Traditional)

Admissions (Traditional)

Financial Information (Traditional)

Academic Regulations and Procedures (Traditional)

Curriculum and Degree Requirements (Traditional)

School of Arts and Humanities

Art and Design Department

Communication Department

English and Modern Languages Department

History and Political Science Department

Music Department

Jetter School of Business

School of Education and Professional Studies

Education Department

Teacher Education Program

Mission of the Teacher Education Program Overview

Conceptual Framework

NCATE Accreditation

Teacher Education Program Philosophy

Goals and Outcomes of the Teacher Education Program

Progress through the Teacher Education Program

Admission to Foundations of Education and Educational Technology

Admission to and Continuation in the Teacher Education Program

Admission to and Continuation in Clinical Practice

Recommendation for Degree Completion

Recommendation for Licensure

Response to Cultural Bias

Disclaimers

Transfer Information

International Student Teaching

Transportation to Field Assignments

Education Departmental Programs

Adolescent to Young Adult Education Programs

Multi-age Education Programs

Career-Technical Education Programs

Endorsements

Family and Consumer Sciences Department

Social Work Department

Sport and Exercise Studies Department

School of Natural and Social Sciences

Biology Department

Chemistry and Physical Science Department

Computer Science Department

Engineering Department

Mathematics Department

Psychology and Criminal Justice Department

School of Nursing and Health Sciences

School of Theology and Philosophy

Course Descriptions

Course Prefixes (Traditional)

Business Technology Courses (ABT)

Accounting Courses (ACC)

Applied Music Courses (APM)

Middle East Studies Courses (ARA)

Art Courses (ART)

Biblical Literature Courses (BIB)

Biology Courses (BIO)

BIO-1014G Principles of Biology with Laboratory [4].

BIO-1054G General Zoology with Laboratory [4].

BIO-1074G General Botany with Laboratory [4].

BIO-1094G Conservation of Natural Resources with Laboratory [4].

BIO-2001 Medical Terminology [1].

BIO-2034 Human Anatomy and Physiology I with Laboratory [4].

BIO-2044 Human Anatomy and Physiology II with Laboratory [4].

BIO-2064 Invertebrate Zoology with Laboratory [4].

BIO-2094 Principles of Microbiology with Laboratory [4].

BIO-3003 Pathophysiology [3].

BIO-3004 Microbiology with Laboratory [4].

BIO-3009 Research Problems [1-6].

aBIO-3014 Principles of Ecology with Laboratory [4].

aBIO-3024 Field Botany with Laboratory [4].

BIO-3034 Genetics with Laboratory [4].

BIO-3045 Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy with Laboratory [5].

BIO-3054 Environmental Science with Laboratory [4].

BIO-3064 Vertebrate Physiology with Laboratory [4].

aBIO-3074 Ornithology with Laboratory [4].

BIO-3084 Clinical Preceptorship [4].

aBIO-3094G Tropical Ecology with Laboratory [4].

BIO-3104 Human Physiology with Laboratory [4].

BIO-4001 Technical Writing in Biology [1].

BIO-4002 Content Area Teaching Methods in Life Sciences [2].

BIO-4003 Environmental Science for Nurses [3].

BIO-4011 Principles of Bioethics [1].

aBIO-4014 Aquatic Biology with Laboratory [4].

aBIO-4024 Entomology with Laboratory [4].

BIO-4064 Molecular Biology with Laboratory [4].

BIO-4073 Cell Biology [3].

aBIO-4074 Developmental Biology with Laboratory [4].

BIO-4089 Special Topics in Biology [1-4].

BIO-4091 Biology Seminar [1].

BIO-5019 Independent Study in Biology [1-4].

BIO-5029 Biology Internship [1-6].

BIO-5091 Biology Honors Research Project [1-2].

Biblical Languages Courses (BLA)

Business Special Studies Courses (BSS)

Center for Student Success Courses (CSS)

Christian Education Courses (CED)

Chemistry Courses (CHE)

Church History Courses (CHH)

China Studies Courses (CHI)

Criminal Justice Courses (CJU)

Communication Courses (COM)

Communication Sciences and Disorders Courses (CSD)

Creative Writing Courses (CRW)

Computer Science Courses (CSC)

Drama Courses (DRA)

Early Childhood Education Courses (ECE)

Economics Courses (ECO)

Professional Education Courses (EDU)

Engineering Courses (EGR)

English Courses (ENG)

Music Ensembles Courses (ENS)

Earth Science Courses (ESS)

Family and Consumer Sciences Courses (FCS)

Finance Courses (FIN)

Graphic Design Courses (GRD)

History Courses (HIS)

Honors Courses (HON)

Health Science Course (HSC)

Humanities Courses (HUM)

International Business Courses (IBS)

Intercultural Studies Courses (ICS)

Intervention Specialist Courses (ISP)

Interdisciplinary Studies Courses (ITD)

Journalism Courses (JOU)

Management Courses (MAN)

Marketing Courses (MAR)

Mathematics Courses (MAT)

Middle Childhood Education Courses (MCE)

Ministry Courses (MIN)

Modern Languages Courses (MLA)

Music Methods and Applications Courses (MMA)

Music Special Studies Courses (MSS)

Music Theory and History Courses (MTH)

Nursing Courses (NUR)

Physical Education Courses (PED)

PED-1002G Principles of Health and Fitness [2].

PED-1022 First Aid and Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) [2].

PED-1071G Karate [1].

PED-1093 Foundations of Physical Education [3].

PED-2003 Introduction to Human Anatomy and Physiology [3].

PED-2011G Sports Skill: Baseball [1].

PED-2013 Sports Information Services [3].

PED-2021G Sports Skill: Basketball [1].

PED-2023 Athletic Training [3].

PED-2029 Sports Information Practicum [1-2].

PED-2031G Sports Skill: Cross Country [1].

PED-2039 Athletic Training Practicum [1-2].

PED-2041G Sports Skill: Golf [1].

PED-2049 Sports Management Practicum [1-2].

PED-2051G Sports Skill: Soccer [1].

PED-2061G Sports Skill: Track & Field [1].

PED-2063 Pedagogy in Health and Physical Education [3].

PED-2071G Advanced Bicycling [1].

PED-2081G Sports Skill: Volleyball [1].

PED-2091G Sports Skill: Softball [1].

PED-2093 Sports and Society [3].

PED-2171G Advanced Bicycling - International [1].

aPED-3003 Sports Psychology [3].

PED-3033G Personal Health [3].

PED-3043 Community Health [3].

PED-3053 Individual and Team Sports [3].

PED-3063 Administration of Athletics, Physical Education and School Health Programs [3].

PED-3073 Sports Management I [3].

PED-4003 Kinesiology [3].

PED-4013 Physiology of Exercise [3].

aPED-4023 Content Area Teaching Methods in Physical Education and Health [3].

PED-4053 Sports Management II [3].

aPED-4073 Advanced Exercise Studies [3].

PED-4083 Educational Fitness and Assessment [3].

PED-5019 Independent Study in Physical Education [1-4].

PED-5029 Internship [1-6].

aPED-5091 Physical Education Honors Research Project [1-2].

Philosophy Courses (PHI)

Physics Courses (PHY)

Pastoral Ministry Courses (PMI)

Political Science Courses (POL)

Pre-Nursing Courses (PRN)

Psychology Courses (PSY)

Religion Special Studies Courses (RSS)

Science Course (SCI)

Sociology Courses (SOC)

Spanish Courses (SPA)

Social Work Courses (SWK)

Theology Courses (THE)

Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TSL)

School of Graduate and Professional Studies

Introductory Information

General Provisions (GPS)

Admissions

Financial Information

Academic Regulations and Procedures

Curriculum and Degree Requirements

Degree Requirements for GPS Undergraduate Programs

Degree Requirements for GPS Graduate Programs

Associate of Arts in General Studies

Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies

Bachelor of Arts in Public Safety Administration

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (Post Licensure Program for Registered Nurses)

Bachelor of Social Work

Business Programs

Education Programs

Master of Ministry

Course Descriptions

Accounting Courses (ACCT)

Applied Business Technology Courses (ABTC)

Biblical Literature Courses (BIBL)

Biology Courses (BIOL)

Biblical Languages Courses (BLAN)

Business Special Studies Courses (BSST)

Church History Courses (CHHT)

Communication Courses (COMM)

Computer Science Courses (CSCI)

Early Childhood Education Courses (ECED)

Economics Courses (ECON)

Educational Technology Courses (EDTC)

Professional Education Courses (EDUC)

English Courses (ENGL)

Earth Science Courses (ESSC)

Finance Courses (FINC)

Health Care Administration Courses (HCAD)

History Courses (HIST)

Human Resource Management Courses (HRMG)

Humanities Courses (HUMA)

International Business Courses (IBSN)

Intervention Specialist Courses (ISPC)

Interdisciplinary Studies (ITDS)

Leadership Courses (LEDR)

Management Courses (MANG)

Marketing Courses (MARK)

Mathematics Courses (MATH)

Middle Childhood Education Courses (MCED)

Ministry Courses (MINS)

Music Theory Courses (MTHY)

Nursing Courses (NURS)

Professional Educator’s License Courses (PELC)

Personal Growth Courses (PGRW)

Philosophy Courses (PHIL)

Political Science Courses (POLI)

Preaching and Worship Courses (PRWP)

Psychology Courses (PSYC)

Public Safety Administration Courses (PSAD)

Religious Special Studies Courses (RSST)

Sociology Courses (SOCL)

Spanish Courses (SPAN)

Social Work Courses (SWKR)

Teaching English as a Second or Other Languages (TESL)

Theology Courses (THEO)

Directory of Personnel

Index