LEAP Residency Coursework

The ten LEAP residency courses satisfy three categories of learning at Saint Mary's College:  Habits of Mind, Pathways to Knowledge, and Engaging the World.  See the course list below, and click here for more in depth course descriptions. 

Habits of Mind

  • Seminar: Western Tradition
  • Seminar: The Global Conversation of the 20th and 21st Centuries
  • English: Argument and Research

Pathways to Knowledge

  • The Art and Practice of Math
  • Biology
  • Introduction to Social and Cultural Anthropology
  • Theology and Religious Studies: Wealth, Poverty, and Economic Justice

Engaging the World

  • Senior Project

While the remaining two residency courses don't fall under a specific category of learning, they are an integral part of the BA degree through LEAP.

  • Personal and Professional Assessment (PPA)
  • Elective 






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