Religion Major Requirements

Courses in religion are designed to help all students gain a mature understanding of religion and appreciate the importance of values, meaning, and faith as integral parts of human life. Courses in religion are also designed to provide undergraduate preparation for students who wish to continue their study in a theological seminary or graduate school.

Major in Religion

Required:

•  REL 201: Introduction to the Old Testament
•  REL 202: Introduction to the New Testament
•  REL 204: Religions of the World
•  REL 308: History of Christian Thought
•  REL 309: Contemporary Christian Thought
•  REL 490: Senior Capstone Experience
•  3 more courses from among philosophy, literature, and world history

Minor in Religion

Required:

•  REL 201: Introduction to the Old Testament
•  REL 202: Introduction to the New Testament
•  REL 204: Religions of the World
•  REL 308: History of Christian Thought
•  REL 309: Contemporary Christian Thought


This does not replace official academic requirements in the university catalog. Enrolled students will work their faculty advisor to ensure they meet all the requirements of their major. 

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