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Study of Religion, B.A.

Study of Religion, B.A. 

This is a sample plan of study with a suggested sequencing of classes for the major.  University electives may be applied to earn additional academic majors, minors, or certificates.  Students should regularly meet with their academic advisor to plan their specific semester schedule to include UNIFI/General Education program and/or university elective hours required.

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman
FallHour
RELS 1020 Religions of the World (or RELS 1040 or RELS 1060) 3
UNIFI/General Education or University Electives 12
 Hours15
Spring
RELS 2120 Great Living Religions: Judaism and Islam (or RELS 2120 Great Living Religions: Christianity) 3
One RELS course in Textual & Analytical Explorations 3
UNIFI/General Education or University Electives 9
 Hours15
Sophomore
Fall
RELS 2100 Great Living Religions: Hinduism and Buddhism (or RELS 2120 Great Living Religions: Confucianism, Daoism and Zen) 3
One RELS course in Religion & Culture 3
UNIFI/General Education or University Electives 9
 Hours15
Spring
One RELS Course in Interactions/Traditions 3
UNIFI/General Education or University Electives 12
 Hours15
Junior
Fall
RELS 4490 Professional Development Seminar (If Even Fall) 3
Two RELS Courses 6
UNIFI/General Education or University Electives 6
 Hours15
Spring
Two RELS Courses 6
UNIFI/General Education or University Electives 9
 Hours15
Senior
Fall
RELS 4490 Professional Development Seminar (IF Even Fall) 3
UNIFI/General Education or University Electives 12
 Hours15
Spring
One RELS Course 3
UNIFI/General Education or University Electives 12
 Hours15
 Total Hours120