2012-2013 Catalog 
    Aug 12, 2022  
2012-2013 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Religious Studies, BA

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Students who enter the College fall semester 2011 or later must fulfill Rhetorica Program requirements for graduation. Click here to view the Rhetorica Program and requirement information .

Area I

Area II

Area III

Science and Technology (11 semester hours)

Area IV

Area V

Courses Related to the Program of Study (39 semester hours)

Introductory Requirements (9 semester hours)

Intermediate Division Course Hours in the Major (18 semester hours - 9 for Breadth Requirement; 9 Electives)

(Breadth requirements: One course in Christianity from among *; one course in religious diversity from among **; and one course in theoretical reflection from among ***; 9 elective hours in the Intermediate Division)

Senior Capstone (3 semester hours)

Area VI

Additional Requirements (34 semester hours)

  • Electives 32 hours 2 
  • Physically Active Life Skills (PALS) 2 hours 3 


Total Hours for Graduation: 120


1 Computer proficiency may be demonstrated through examination.

2  We strongly encourage Religious Studies majors to elect PHIL 1100 (Introduction to Philosophy) and PHIL 2200 (Introduction to Ethics), before taking upper division courses in Religious Studies.

3 We strongly encourage Religious Studies majors to elect PHED 1137 (Yoga I) and PHED 1138 (Yoga II) for fulfillment of Physical Education core requirements. A maximum of two Physical Education courses may be used as general electives.

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