Religious Studies Major (B.A.)

A minimum of 120 credits of coursework is required for the baccalaureate degree with a minimum 2.0 overall GPA, and a minimum 2.0 major GPA. However, more than 120 credits may be required depending upon the major field of study.

Program Requirements

Students must complete 42 credits of General Education requirements and 3-9 credits of World Languages and Cultures Requirements.

Texts
Select two of the following:6
Old Testament/Hebrew Scriptures
New Testament/Christian Scriptures
Asian Texts
Study in Religious Texts
Study in Religious Texts
Issues
Select two of the following:6
Death, Dying and Afterlife
Religion and Ethical Issues
Religion and Social Activism
The Holocaust: Religious Perspectives
Study in Religious Issues
Feminist Views of Religion
Ideals of Peace
Myth, Meaning and Self
Approaches
Select two of the following:6
Introduction to Religion
Religion and Culture
Philosophy of Religion
Religion and Psychology
Women and Religion
Religion and Society
Religious Ethical Thinkers
Theology
Global Religious Traditions
RELG 100Religions of the World3
Select three of the following:9
Buddhism
Hinduism
Taoism
Religion in North America
Asian Religions
Islamic Religious Traditions
African Religions
African-American Religion
Native American Religion
Religion in Latin America
Study in World Religions
Spirituality and Mysticism
Seminar
Select one of the following:3
Study in World Religions
Religion and Society
Study in Religious Issues
Seminar
Total Credits33