Religious Studies Minor

College of Arts and Sciences

For information contact Joseph Curran, PhD

The religious studies minor presents students with a cohesive and flexible program of study designed to:

  1. Increase students’ understanding and appreciation of the varieties of religious experience and expression
  2. Address current biblical and theological developments
  3. Correlate the students’ pursuit of theological inquiry with their religious development and moral responsibility.

Course Sequence

RLS 100

Biblical Studies

3

RLS 104

World Religions

3

RLS 114

or

RLS 113

Introduction to Christian Thought

or

Theology of the Church

3

RLS 106

or

RLS 107G

Theology and Human Experience

or

Women and Spirituality

3

RLS 115

or

RLS 116

Religion in America

or

American Catholicism

3

 

Core or free elective

3

Total 18 credits

See Religious Studies Course Descriptions.