Program Student Learning Outcomes (PSLOs) for the B.A. in Religion, Philosophy and Christian Ministry (Pending SACSCOS approval)

The following Program Student Learning Outcomes (PSLOs) are aligned with the Institutional Student Learning Outcomes (ISLOs) and the School Student Learning Outcomes (SSLOs) that are given above and that influence all programs. The following PSLOs apply to all students receiving the B.A. degree, regardless of which concentration they choose.

PSLO 1 Students will apply philosophical, theological, and religious studies models of intellectual inquiry that arise from and are in dialogue with the African American experience. (ISLO 1, 3, 8)

PSLO 2 Students will produce rigorous scholarship that advances theological and philosophical knowledge with an emphasis on social justice. (ISLO 2, 3, 4, 6, 8)

PSLO 3 Students will elaborate the ways in which the African American experience informs responses to fundamental human questions and contemporary ethical issues. (ISLO 1, 3, 4, 8)

PSLO 4 Students will explore leadership practices within communities of faith and society at large in light of philosophical, sociological, biblical, and historical concepts with an emphasis on theologies of liberation and ecumenicity. (ISLO 3, 5, 7, 8)

PSLO 5 Students will articulate ways in which various religious philosophies have affected societies historically and are influencing global events today. (ISLO 2, 3, 4, 5, 8)