Requirements 

Requirements for the Major in Religious Studies 

Any course with the prefix REL may be counted toward the 27 hours required. In addition, up to two of the following courses (total of six credit hours) may be counted toward a religious studies major:
 

PHL 212 Ethics  3 hrs 
PHL 221 History of Ancient Medieval Philosophy  3 hrs
SCA 111 Introduction to Sociology  3 hrs
SCA 115 Cultural Anthropology  3 hrs
Upper-level courses outside Religious Studies that focus on religion             
Total Hours Required  27 hrs

A student's major program must be approved by the department. Majors must earn a grade of C or better in all courses counted towards the minimum 27 credit hours in religious studies.

Other: A foreign language is recommended for students whose professional or graduate school plans make language study desirable.