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Why Major in Religious Studies?

Religion is a key component of:

  • Current events
  • US & world history
  • The everyday lives of people around you

You don’t have to be religious to major in Religious Studies.

Religious Studies isn’t about practicing religion. It’s about studying what religion is and why it matters. Anyone can major in Religious Studies. Hear what one of our graduating students has to say about the program.

With a major in Religious Studies you can become a:

  • Professor
  • Teacher
  • Lawyer
  • Consultant
  • Museum Curator
  • Counselor
  • Member of the Clergy
  • Journalist ... and so much more.

Learn more about the world, consider a major in Religious Studies!
For a complete list, go to: whatcanidowiththismajor.com/major/religious-studies/

Interested in declaring a major (or double major) in Religious Studies?
Come see us on the fifth floor of McClung Tower or talk to an advisor.


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