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Major in Religious Studies

36 credit hours are required for the Major in Religious Studies. These must include:
RELG 1006 Introduction to Religious Studies

and 3 credit hours of one of the courses listed below:

RELG 2313 Introduction to the Hebrew Bible
RELG 2333 Introduction to the New Testament
RELG 2353 Introduction to the Qur'an

and 3 credit hours of one of the following:

RELG 2413 Ritual Studies I
RELG 2423 Ritual Studies II

and
RELG 3993 Religious Studies: Scope and Methods

The remaining 21 credit hours may be selected from any of the Religious Studies or cross-listed offerings. Students contemplating a Major in Religious Studies will select their courses in consultation with a member of the department and with the approval of the Chair.