Philosophy & Religion Studies Major

Bachelor of Arts Degree

The major in Philosophy and Religion Studies will provide you the opportunity to deepen your knowledge of the religious and philosophical traditions of the world, to foster your own search for meaning, and to clarify their values and their responsibilities to the larger community.

This major provides a foundation for further graduate studies, for integration with other disciplines of study, and for careers in ministry. As a student in the major, you will be able to pursue an additional area or areas of concentration outside of Philosophy and Religion Studies. The ability to major in either Philosophy or Religion Studies is also an option for students.

Program Outcomes

  1. Demonstrate critical awareness of the world’s major religious and philosophical positions.
  2. Apply religious and philosophical thoughts to societal issues.
  3. Demonstrate critical analytical skills in comparing religious and philosophical thoughts.