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2021-2022 Catalog 
2021-2022 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Religious Studies

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I. Required courses in the major—at least 36 hours, including:

     Note:  At least 20 of the required 36 hours must be at the 300-400 level

At least 12 additional hours of electives:

The additional electives may be chosen from other RELS courses or from the categories above or below.

Additional Approved Courses:

The department chair may approve other courses when the subject matter is appropriate to Religious Studies.

II. Required courses outside major—None

III. Other departmental requirements:

Major competency is demonstrated in RELS 398. The course must be completed with a grade of C or higher.

Liberal Arts Core (LAC)

For additional information about the Liberal Arts Core and the specific courses that fulfill the requirements, visit the Office of the Registrar website,

Liberal Arts Core Requirements

The credit hours listed are the minimum required.

Requirement Credits
First-Year Seminar 3
Academic Writing and Critical Inquiry 4
Humanities 12
Laboratory Science 4
Scientific Perspectives 3
Quantitative Perspectives 4
Social Science 3
Second Language (proficiency through the 2nd semester) 0-4
Arts and Ideas 3
Senior Capstone 4
Diversity Intensive 3


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