Philander Smith

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Philander Smith College has teamed up with Sophia to help you complete your degree more quickly and affordably. This partnership with Sophia is an effort to provide more flexible opportunities for Philandarians to earn college credits. Accessible anytime, anywhere, from your laptop, tablet or mobile device, Sophia’s self-paced courses let you earn credits on your schedule. In collaboration with your academic advisor, please view the course list below to select courses that will help you complete your degree. For questions or assistance regarding obtaining credit for courses, please contact the Registrar’s Office at (501) -370-5220 or by email at registrar@philander.edu

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Philander Smith

Save Time and Money with College Courses from Sophia

Philander Smith College has teamed up with Sophia to help you complete your degree more quickly and affordably. This partnership with Sophia is an effort to provide more flexible opportunities for Philandarians to earn college credits. Accessible anytime, anywhere, from your laptop, tablet or mobile device, Sophia’s self-paced courses let you earn credits on your schedule. In collaboration with your academic advisor, please view the course list below to select courses that will help you complete your degree. For questions or assistance regarding obtaining credit for courses, please contact the Registrar’s Office at (501) -370-5220 or by email at registrar@philander.edu

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Select one that fits your desired degree program at Philander Smith College

Philander Smith Courses Sem Credits Sophia Courses Rating
Business
ACCT 203 Principles of Accounting I (Financial Accounting) 3
11717
BUSN 203 Introduction to Business. 3
14844
English and Communication
ENG 113 Composition I 3
5881
ENG 123 Composition II 3
3018
ENG 012 Developmental English 3
3158
ENG 103 Speech Communication 3
2088
VAPA 103: Introduction to the Visual and Performing Arts 3
15727
Humanities
PHRE 253 Survey of World Religious Traditions 3
630
ART 153 Art Fundamentals 3
13700
PHRE 203 Ethics in Society 3
11438
Math and Science
MTH 133 College Algebra 3
18195
ENSC 384 Environmental Science 3
9731
MTH 113 Intermediate Algebra 3
1358
MTH 333 Probability and Statistics 2
3281
BIO 104 General Biology (non-STEM majors) 3
18586
MTH 333 Probability and Statistics 3
17054
Social Science
PSYC 103 General Psychology 3
4067
SOCG 113 Introduction to Sociology. 3
371
ECON 113 Principles of Economics I (Macroeconomics) 3
7284
ECON 123 Principles of Economics II (Microeconomics) 3
8451
HIST 213 History of the United States I 3
10968
HIST 123 History of Western Civilization II 3
5089
Other Courses
ORI 113 Freshman Colloquium 3
9578
CSCI 113 Microcomputer Applications 3
11396
MGMT 343 Project Management 3
11548
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Philander Smith College's Degree Programs
Philander Smith Courses Sem Credits Sophia Courses Rating
Business
ACCT 203 Principles of Accounting I (Financial Accounting) 3
11717
BUSN 203 Introduction to Business. 3
14844
English and Communication
ENG 113 Composition I 3
5881
ENG 123 Composition II 3
3018
ENG 012 Developmental English 3
3158
ENG 103 Speech Communication 3
2088
VAPA 103: Introduction to the Visual and Performing Arts 3
15727
Humanities
PHRE 253 Survey of World Religious Traditions 3
630
ART 153 Art Fundamentals 3
13700
PHRE 203 Ethics in Society 3
11438
Math and Science
MTH 133 College Algebra 3
18195
ENSC 384 Environmental Science 3
9731
MTH 113 Intermediate Algebra 3
1358
MTH 333 Probability and Statistics 2
3281
BIO 104 General Biology (non-STEM majors) 3
18586
MTH 333 Probability and Statistics 3
17054
Social Science
PSYC 103 General Psychology 3
4067
SOCG 113 Introduction to Sociology. 3
371
ECON 113 Principles of Economics I (Macroeconomics) 3
7284
ECON 123 Principles of Economics II (Microeconomics) 3
8451
HIST 213 History of the United States I 3
10968
HIST 123 History of Western Civilization II 3
5089
Other Courses
ORI 113 Freshman Colloquium 3
9578
CSCI 113 Microcomputer Applications 3
11396
MGMT 343 Project Management 3
11548

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When you complete a course the credits transfer directly to Philander Smith College.

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by Richard T. on January 22, 2022
common sense and great textbook, interesting material as well
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