A major in religious studies provides a comprehensive overview of the religious beliefs, practices, and values of Christianity and Judaism, as well as other religious traditions. Special attention is given to the Catholic tradition, but our course offerings are broad enough to benefit students of all religious traditions as they explore their own spirituality. The program focuses on scripture, morality, theology, sacraments, spirituality, and ministry. Two concentration are available:
This concentration is designed for those who intend to engage in some form of church ministry, from religious education to youth ministry.
This concentration focuses on the Christian tradition.
A minor in religious studies is an excellent introduction to Christianity and Judaism, as well as other religious traditions. It's a perfect compliment to a variety of majors, like psychology, music, social work, and education.