May 21, 2024  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 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 Philosophy or Religion 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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