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Religious Studies


Bachelor of Arts in Religious Studies

In addition to the general requirements for the B.A. degree, a major in religion consists of a minimum of 30 credit hours of religion, of which at least 18 hours must be at the 300 level or above.

The following courses are required:

RELI 1010 Introduction to World Religions
RELI 2150 Old Testament/Hebrew Bible
RELI 2160 New Testament
RELI 4010 Senior Seminar in Religion [third writing course]

ONE of the following is also required:

RELI 3020 Native American Religions
RELI 3030 Shamanism
RELI 3050 Religions of the East
RELI 3200 Islam
RELI 4020 The Buddhist Tradition


Minor in Religious Studies

A minor in Religious Studies requires 18 hours, nine hours of which must be upper division (300 or higher) religion courses. RELI 1010 is strongly recommended for the minor in religion.


Interdisciplinary Minors

Islamic Studies
Native American Studies