Religious Studies
College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Minor in Religious Studies

The minor in religious studies introduces students to the world's religious traditions. Within the minor, students may pursue religious traditions of Asia or the Near (Middle) East or comparative aspects of religion.

For policies governing all minors, see the Undergraduate Policies section of the University Catalog.

The University Catalog is the authoritative source for information on program requirements and courses. The Schedule of Classes is the authoritative source for information on classes scheduled for this semester. See the Schedule for the most up-to-date information and see Patriot web to register for classes. Requirements may be different for earlier catalog years. See the University Catalog archives.

Minor Requirements (Catalog Year 2016-2017)

Students pursuing this minor must complete 18 credits with a minimum grade of 2.00 in each course. Eight credits of course work must be unique to the minor.

One course (3 credits) chosen from:

RELI 100 - The Human Religious Experience Credits: 3

RELI 211 - Religions of the West Credits: 3

RELI 212 - Religions of Asia Credits: 3

Five elective courses (15 credits) in religious studies

At least three courses (9 credits) must be at the 300 level or above.

Total: 18 credits

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