Religious Studies minor

The study of religion deepens our understanding of human nature and engages us in reflection on life’s greatest questions. The Religious Studies minor allows students to inquire into diverse religious beliefs and the social implications of these beliefs.

Students who could benefit

  • Work or plan to work in any field related to religion.
  • Work or plan to work in a field which brings you in frequent contact with people of different faiths.
  • Are interested in applying to graduate studies in philosophy, regional studies, or international studies.
  • Are Education students interested in religion into their classroom work, or who may work in religious-affiliated schools.

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How to declare

You can declare a minor by completing the Request to Declare/Change a Major or Minor form and submitting it to the Office of the Registrar. You must have earned a minimum of 45 credits and declared a major before declaring a minor. If you have any questions about this process, please see your advisor.

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