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Religion Minor, B.A.; B.A.A.; B.S.; B.S. in B.A.

The Minor in Religion consists of at least 20 hours of coursework in religion.

Courses selected must take account of the range of a) content and b) method involved in the study of religion. An advisor can help students make appropriate course selections. Courses selected must include:

Program Requirements

Required Course (3 hours)

REL 501WISeminar in the Study of Religion


Electives (17 hours)

At least two additional courses in REL (not including REL 501WI) numbered 300 or higher.

Up to 6 of the 20 hours in REL necessary for their minor may be counted from these cognate courses: PHL 230, HST 237, HST 341, ENG 365, ANT 459.

Students may petition to have other courses counted, as long as the 6-hour limit is not exceeded.

Total: 20 semester hours

Note: Religion courses taken on a credit/no credit basis at the 100 and 200 levels may be counted on the minor up to a maximum of three hours.