Students who take a major in religion must earn the Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree. The religion major includes 30 hours of coursework in addition to the core curriculum courses.
Students who major in religion are required to take a minor. A minor in any area within the arts, humanities, or sciences is recommended (i.e. philosophy, history, English, communication, theatre, Spanish, mathematics, biology, chemistry).
To fulfill language requirements, the student may elect any one of the following options: 1) 12 hours of Greek, 2) 12 hours of Hebrew, 3) six hours of Greek and six hours of Hebrew, or 4) 12 hours in a modern language (i.e. Spanish). Also, in fulfilling core requirements, students must take PHI 201 , one psychology course, one course from sociology, political science, or economics, and six hours of literature with an ENG prefix (i.e. ENG 211 -ENG 212 ).
The following courses are required: