Jul 16, 2018  
Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Religious Studies, B.A.


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This major provides students the opportunity to focus on a more generalized study of religion. Students may choose from a wide variety of courses in biblical studies, theological/historical studies, religion in society, and practical studies classes. This degree allows students to pursue particular interests in the study of religion.

General Education Core Requirements B.A.: 59-63 Hours


Prerequisites for Religion Major: 6 Hours


Students who choose a religion minor must substitute required courses in their minor with a course from the same subject area. In other words, a single course may not count for both major and minor requirements.

Major Requirements: 30 Hours


Area Emphasis: 21 Hours


  • Biblical Studies Elective in OT (3000 or 4000 level) 3 Hours
  • Biblical Studies Elective in NT (3000 or 4000 level) 3 Hours
  • Religion Elective 3 Hours
  • Religion in Society Elective 3 Hours
  • Religion in Society Elective 3 Hours
  • Theological / Historical Studies Elective 3 Hours
  • Theological / Historical Studies Elective 3 Hours

Minor Requirements: 18 Hours


Electives: 15 Hours


Total Required for the Program: 128 Hours


2 REL 2350 Christian Doctrine  is a prerequisite for the following: REL 2410 Spiritual Formation ; REL 2510 Christian Ethics ; all courses in Religion and Society division, in the Theological and Historical Division, and Biblical Studies Division.

3 Students take REL 4015  in the fall semester before the anticipated date of graduation.

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