B.A. in Religious Studies

College of Arts and Humanities
General Education Requirements
English Composition requirements6
Mathematics requirement3
Public Speaking requirement3
Science requirements6
Behavioral & Social Science requirements6
Humanities requirements6
Arts requirement3
Diverse Communities requirement3
Interdisciplinary requirement3
Student Electives9
Writing Emphasis requirements 9
Language and Culture Requirement
Demonstrating language proficiency through the intermediate level (202) or demonstrating language proficiency through the elementary II (102) level of a language and further acquiring a cultural foundation.3-15
Major Requirements
PHI 101Introduction to Philosophy3
PHI 102Introduction to Religious Studies3
PHI 204Philosophies and Religions of India3
or PHI 205 Philosophies and Religions of the Far East
PHI 206Religions of the West3
PHI 414Philosophy of Religion3
Select five electives (at least three must be at or above the 300 level) from the following, under advisement:15
Magic, Religion & Witchcraft
Theology & Science: Enemies or Partners?
Religion in the United States
Philosophies and Religions of India
Philosophies and Religions of the Far East
Philosophies of Non-violence
Introduction to Islam
History of Ancient Philosophy
History of Medieval Philosophy
History of Modern Philosophy
New Religious Movements
Ideas of the Bible
Women and Religion
Sociology of Religion
Free Electives
Select 27-42 semester hours27-42
Total Minimum Credits Required120

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