Major Requirements for a BA in Religious Studies
In addition to meeting the course requirements for each respective major, all students must also fulfill the General Education requirements for the Undergraduate College. The Bachelor of Arts degree in Religious Studies requires 120 credits.
General Education Requirements 57 to 58 credits
Six credits of coursework required for the Religious Studies major may be applied to General Education requirements.
|Required Courses 36 credits|
|RST-0120||Introduction to Catholic Thought||3 credits|
|RST-0250||Christian Ethics||3 credits|
|RST-0400||Research Seminar||3 credits|
Eight Religious Studies electives including 1 course in Scripture 24 credits
Religious Studies elective courses are chosen in consultation with the student’s academic mentor.
|Required Supporting Courses 3 credits|
|One course in Philosophy||3 credits|
The remaining credit hours are electives and can consist of Religion courses, but should not be limited to this particular discipline.