About This Program
Gain a better understanding of yourself and the world with a B.A. in Religious Studies from Georgian Court University.
As a premier religious studies program, GCU’s curriculum covers history and theology and enables students to teach, work in parish religious education programs, or work in various offices and ministries. It’s also an ideal foundation if you want to pursue graduate study.
ProgramTo earn a B.A. in Religious Studies, you must successfully complete at least 120 credits, including:
- General Education courses
- Religious studies courses (30 credits)
- RS208 Discovering the Bible (3)
- RS220 Christian Tradition (3)
- RS334 Theological Ethics (3)
- RS401 Seminar in Religious Thought (3)
- Religious studies electives (18)
Demonstrate a broader understanding of the world around you—and your ability to influence positive changes—with a minor in religious studies from GCU. You’ll explore various religions and cultural traditions while opening your mind to all world views. This program requires 18 credits.
To earn a minor in religious studies from GCU, you must successfully complete 18 credits in religious studies courses, 6 credits of which must be at the 300 or 400 level.
For more information on program requirements, consult the Undergraduate Catalog.