Requirements – Religion

Bachelor of Arts in Religion
Core Requirements
Must take the following:
REL 1300Introduction to Religion
REL 1302Survey of Christian Traditions
Must take fifteen hours from the following:
REL 3303 The Bible in Its Context
REL 3340Topics in Comparative Religion: Religious Food Traditions, Pilgrimage in Asian Traditions, OR Experiencing the
Divine in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam
REL 3343Abrahamic Faiths
REL 3344Eastern Religious Traditions
REL 3365Selected Old Testament Writings
REL 3366 REL 3366
REL 3377 The Bible and Literature
REL 3381Topics in Religion and Society: Religion in Pop Culture, Religion and Gender, OR Religion and Ecology
REL 4100/4200/4300Religion Research
Must take nine hours from the following:
PHIL 1300 Introduction to Philosophy
PHIL 3100/3200/3300Topics in Philosophy
PHIL 3301 Introduction to Ethics
PHIL 3302 Introduction to Logic
PHIL 3395 History of Philosophy I
PHIL 3396 History of Philosophy II
PHIL 4100/4200/4300Philosophy Research
Supporting Requirements
Six hours of social science courses are required
Six hour language requirement: Normally, the language requirement will be filled by six hours of modern language or six hours of a
biblical language (Greek or Hebrew), but the requirement may be filled by completing six hours of a modern language (intermediate
proficiency) or through CLEP test credit.
Recommended (Not Required)
REL 2371Biblical Greek I
REL 2372Biblical Greek II
REL 2373Biblical Hebrew I
REL 2374Biblical Hebrew II