B.A. in Religious studies

The Religious Studies major and minor offer a wide range of approaches to the study of religion from an academic, interdisciplinary perspective.

Major in Religious Studies (B.A.)

Students majoring in Religious Studies must complete at least 30 units of Religious Studies coursework (10 courses). At least 18 units (6 courses) must be at the 300 level or higher. Religious Studies offers generous double-dipping options for students pursuing double majors and/or dual degrees.

Degree Requirements


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Declare a major or minor in one of the following ways:

In Person

Meet in person with the Religious Studies faculty advisor or make an appointment with the College of Humanities Academic Advising Center

Online form

Complete the online Major/Minor declaration form (NetID required). A faculty advisor will follow up to schedule a meeting. If you do not hear from a faculty advisor within a week, please contact the College of Humanities Academic Advising Center.