The Department of Religious Studies offers a minor in religious studies in addition to the BA. Students are subject to the College of Arts and Sciences minor requirements.


Students must complete at least 18 credit hours in religious studies coursework, including at least 6 hours of lower division and 9 hours of upper division coursework. Students are allowed to apply no more than 9 credit hours, including 6 upper-division credit hours, of transfer work toward a minor.

All coursework applied to the minor must be completed with a grade of C- or better. No pass/fail work may be applied. The GPA for all RLST coursework must equal 2.00 or higher.

RLST lower-division coursework6
RLST lower- or upper-division coursework3
RLST upper-division coursework9
Total Credit Hours18