2003-04 Undergraduate Catalog

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ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2003-04

CALENDAR OF EVENTS 2004-05

CONTENTS

AN INTRODUCTION TO LYNCHBURG COLLEGE

Mission
Accreditation/Memberships
History

Academic Sessions
The Campus

ADMISSIONS

Requirements for Freshman Admission
Home Schooled Applicants
Early Admission and Enrollment
Advanced Placement Scholars Program
International Baccalaureate Program

Transfer Students
Access (Non-Traditional Age Students)
International Students
Readmission
Non-Degree Admission
Categories of Non-Degree Admission
SCHOLARSHIPS AND FINANCIAL AID Satisfactory Academic Progress
Policy for Financial Aid Recipients
Review Process
Lynchburg College Merit Scholarships
Grants
Loans
Student Employment Opportunities
Ministerial Internships and Placements
Return of Financial Aid
EXPENSES Application Fee
Reservation and Contingency Deposit
Contingency Deposit Refund
Continuing Student Enrollment Deposit
Continuing Student Enrollment Deposit
Refund
Tuition, Room, and Board Rate
Student Activities Fee
Special Fees (2003-04 Rates)
Method of Payment
Refund Policy
Student Accounts
ACADEMIC PROGRAMS General Education at Lynchburg College
General Education Requirements
Lynchburg College Symposium Readings
Program (LCSR)
Major Programs
Minor Programs
Major Fields of Concentration
Minor Fields of Concentration
General Studies
Honors Program
Professional and Pre-Professional Curricula
Health Professions Fields
Business and Economics, School of Accounting Major
Business Administration Major
Economics Major
Management Major
Marketing Major
Business Minor
Economics Minor
Communication and the Arts, School of Art Major
Graphic Design Emphasis
Studio Art Emphasis
Communication Studies Major
Journalism Emphasis
Speech Communication Emphasis
Music Major
Performance Emphasis
Theory/Composition Emphasis
Instrumental Education Emphis
Vocal Education Emphasis
Theatre Major
Graphic Design Minor
Journalism Minor
Museum Studies Minor
Music Minor
Music for Children Minor
Music History Minor
Music Performance Minor
Speech Communication Minor
Studio Art Minor
Theatre Minor
Education and Human Development, School of Human Development and Learning Major
Elementary Education Emphasis (Grades PK-6)
Special Education Emphasis(MR/K-12)
Human Development and Learning Minor
Secondary Education Minor
Special Education Minor
Teacher Preparation Program
Admission to the Teacher Preparation Program
Admission to Student Teaching
Teacher Licensure
Federal and State Reporting
Health Sciences and Human Performance, School of Athletic Training Major
Exercise Physiology Major
Health and Movement Science Major
Health Promotion Major
Nursing Major
Sport Management Major
Coaching Minor
Outdoor Recreation Minor
Physical Education Teacher Licensure Minor
Sport Management Minor
Sports Medicine Minor
Humanities and Social Sciences, School of English Major
Literature Emphasis
Writing Emphasis
French Major
French-Business Management Major
History Major
Teacher Licensure
International Relations Major
Philosophy Major
Philosophy-Political Science Major
Philosophy-Religious Studies Major
Political Science Major
Teacher Licensure
Religious Studies Major
Religious Studies-Sociology Major
Sociology Major
Criminology Emphasis
General Emphasis
Spanish Major
Spanish-Business Management
Asian Studies Minor
English Minor
French Minor
History Minor
Medieval and Renaissance Studies Minor
Philosophy Minor
Political Science Minor
Religious Studies Minor
Sociology Minor
Spanish Minor
Writing Minor
Sciences, School of Applied Physical Science Major
Biology Major
Biomedical Science Major
Chemistry Major
Bachelor of Science
Bachelor of Art
Computer Science Major
Engineering Program
Dual-Degree - Old Dominion University
Dual-Degree - University of Virginia
Environmental Science Major
Mathematics Major
Psychology Major
Biology Minor
Chemistry Minor
Computer Science Minor
Computer Science Applications Minor
Environmental Science Minor
Mathematics Minor
Psychology Minor
COURSE DESCRIPTIONS - Part 1 Accounting
Art
Athletic Training
Biology
Biomedical Science
COURSE DESCRIPTIONS - Part 2 Business Administration
Chemistry
Communication
Computer Science
Economics
Education and Human Development
COURSE DESCRIPTIONS - Part 3 English
Environmental Science
Exercise Physiology
Film
Finance
COURSE DESCRIPTIONS - Part 4 French
General Studies
German
Health
Health and Movement Science
Health Promotion
History
COURSE DESCRIPTIONS - Part 5 Honors
Human Development and Learning
International Relations
Journalism
Latin
Management
Marketing
Mathematics
COURSE DESCRIPTIONS - Part 6 Museum Studies
Music
Nursing
COURSE DESCRIPTIONS - Part 7 Philosophy
Physics
Political Science
Psychology
COURSE DESCRIPTIONS - Part 8 Religious Studies
Science
Sociology
Spanish
Sport Management
Theatre
ACADEMIC REGULATIONS Academic Degree Requirements
Bachelor's Degree
Second Degree
Governing Catalog
Application to Graduate
Graduation
Academic Standing
Regular Standing
Academic Warning
Academic Probation
Regaining Regular Standing
Academic Suspension
Appeal of Suspension
Reapplication after Suspension
Classification of Students
Candidates for Degrees
Non-Candidates for Degrees
Credit by Examination
Advanced Placement Examinations
College-Level Examination Program (CLEP)
DANTES Subject Standardized Tests
Dean's List
Dropping or Adding Courses
Final Examinations
Grading System
Review of Grades
Honors at Commencement
Independent Studies
Internships
Out-of-Residence Studies
Part-Time Students
Quality Point Averages
Repetition of Courses
Residence Requirement
Semester Hours
Student Academic Load
Withdrawals
Withdrawal from College
Leave of Absence
Medical Leave of Absence
ACADEMIC SERVICES AND RESOURCES Academic Advising
Bookstore
Career Development Center
Centers of Distinction
Information Technology and Resources
Learning Resources
Library and Information Services
Public Presentations
Daura Gallery
Fine Arts Series and Lecture Series
Musical Groups
Theatre and Dance Activities
Visual Arts Activities
Registrar's Office
Students with Disabilities
Learning Disabilities: Foreign Language
Learning Disabilities: Math Requirement
Physical Disabilities
Studies Abroad
Tri-College Consortium
STUDENT DEVELOPMENT AND CAMPUS LIFE Office of Wellness Education
Health and Counseling Services
Judicial Affairs
Leadership Development
Multicultural, Access, and Commuter Services
Student Orientation and Registration Programs
Residential Requirements
Residence Life
SERVE
Spiritual Life
Student Activities
Activities Fee
Intramural Program
Athletics: Intercollegiate
Leadership Development
Publications and Media (Student)
Student Activities Board (SAB)
Student Government Association (SGA)
Student Organizations
General Interest Clubs and Organizations
Fraternities/Sororities
Honor Organizations
Music Groups
Religious Organizations
Service Organizations and Opportunities
Written Complaints
STUDENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES Lynchburg College Honor and Student Conduct Codes and Regulations
Student Records: Practices, Rights, and Privacy
Drug Free Environment Statement
Motor Vehicles
ALUMNI AND PARENTS PROGRAMS Parent Activities