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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Religious Studies (Minor Required), B.A.

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Students majoring in Religious Studies explore the traditions, stories, rituals, and structures of religious communities. They analyze the beliefs and values of different religious traditions, develop a critical sensitivity to both Christian and non-Christian religions, and learn to read ancient and modern texts carefully. A Religious Studies major serves as excellent preparation for a number of careers and graduate programs because of the emphasis in reading, writing, analyzing, and speaking. 

Degree Specific Requirements (6)

  • 6 hours of foreign language

Required Major Courses (21 Credit Hours)

Select 21 hours from the following areas:

Religion and Culture (Choose 2 courses from the Following List)

Capstone and Internship Experience (2 courses from the following)

Total Common Major Credit Hours (21)

Additional PHI/REL courses (15 credits)

Complete an additional 15 credits of PHI or REL courses.

Total Credits required in Major (36)

Total Credit Hours Required in Degree: 121

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