Religion Major

(B.A. degree) Thirty-three semester hours required, including a 200 level course from each of the four areas of inquiry: Bible (REL 231, 233, 235, 237), Cultural/Historical Studies (REL 243, 245, 247, 249), World Religions (REL 253, 255), and Christian Theological Studies (REL 257); a 300 level course from each of the four areas of inquiry: Bible (REL 325, 327, 371, 373), Cultural/Historical Studies (REL 341, 343, 345), World Religions (REL 353), and Christian Theological Studies (REL 357); REL 450; and six additional hours of electives in the Religion Department. 18 hours must be at the 300 level or above.

Religion Minor

Eighteen semester hours required, including one 200 level course from three of the following areas: Bible (REL 231, 233, 235, 237), Cultural/Historical Studies (REL 243, 245, 247, 249), World Religions (REL 253, 255), and Christian Theological Studies (REL 257); one 300 level course from three of the following four areas: Bible (REL 325, 327, 371, 373), Cultural/Historical Studies (REL 341, 343, 345), World Religions (REL 353), and Christian Theological Studies (REL 357).

Christian Leadership Interdisciplinary Minor

Twenty-one semester hours required consisting of a 3 hour vocation’s course from the following list: PHI 195, PHI 395, or REL 357 (when offered as theology of vocation’s course); 6 hours from the following list of practical ministry courses: REL 211, 213, 215, 219, and 360; 3 hours from Biblical Studies: REL 325, 327, 371, and 373; 3 hours from Christian Theology of Cultural Historical Studies: REL 341, 343, 345, 357, and HIS 338; 6 hours from PHI 151, 335, 345, 355, 385, REL 253, PSY 242 and 260. At least 6 hours must be at or above the 300-level. Students may petition the Program Coordinator of the Christian Leadership minor to apply to their minor courses not listed here that are relevant to Christian ministry.