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2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog 
2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Religious Studies Specialization (50-60 credits)

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The religious studies specialization is comparative in nature, but complemented by a philosophical component focused on religion and unique electives designed to accommodate student interests. Students may choose either a 50- or 60-credit specialization. A student who completes the 60-credit major is not required to have a minor or second major.

Philosophy Core Requirements

PHIL 209, PHIL 305, RELS 376, RELS 494, and RELS 495 are by advisor’s approval.

Total Core Credits: 25

Required Courses

History of religions required courses - Credits: (10)

Department-approved electives - Credits: 5-15

Any RELS upper-division courses (at least 5 credits at the 400 level) and department-approved courses.


Total Credits: 50-60

NOTE: In order to graduate, a student who completes the 50-credit major or 50-credit specialization must also have a minor or second major in another discipline.

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