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The standard minor in Religious Studies exposes students to a variety of religious issues while allowing for a focus that complements students’ major course of study.

​Course Requirements 

Students must take a total of six courses.

A.  Core: One course
B.  Traditions and Cultures: Two courses
C.  Elements and Issues: Three courses

A.  Core

B.  Traditions and Cultures

C.  Elements and Issues

Three courses required. Choose one course each from three of the five "Element and Issues" categories (Religious Ethics, Religious Thought, Religious Texts, Religion and Culture, Advanced Study).

Religious Ethics

Religious Thought

Religious Texts

Religion and Culture

Advanced Study

Students majoring in Religious Studies (BA) or minoring in Women, Religion and Spirituality; Cultural Studies in Religion; or Religion: Specialized are restricted from earning this minor.