Majors and Courses

Religion Major
Students who major in religion must complete thirty-three hours, including RELG 302 and 310; RELG/R-CE 440; R-CE 301; three hours of Old Testament electives taught at the 300-level or above; three hours of New Testament electives taught at the 300-level or above; three hours in church history selected from RELG 344, HIST 3244/RELG 355, HIST 3245/RELG 356, or HIST 3441/RELG 357; three hours of PHIL electives; and nine hours of elective courses chosen from RELG or R-CE courses taught at or above the 200-level and not chosen in the major required areas. GREK 401 and 402; HEBR 261 and 262; or three additional hours in philosophy may also count towards the electives.

Religion Minor
Students minoring in religion must complete eighteen hours in RELG courses taught at or above the 200-level.

Christian Education Major
Students majoring in religion with Christian education must complete forty-five hours, including HIST 3441/RELG 357; RELG 302 and 310; RELG/R-CE 440; R-CE 301, 310, 320, 330, and 340; three hours of Old Testament electives taught at the 300-level or above; three hours of New Testament electives taught at the 300-level or above; one course in philosophy selected from BADM/PHIL 316, PHIL 203, PHIL 205, PHIL 301, PHIL 304, PHIL 305, PHIL 306, PHIL 308, PHIL 310, PHIL 315, PHIL 317, PHIL 325, PHIL 330, PHIL 350, PHIL 360, PHIL 410, PHIL/RELG 340, and PHIL/THEA 322; and three courses, chosen with approval of the advisor of the Christian education program, from ART 280; EDUC 303, 310; PSYC 212, 213, 214, 217, 311, 330; PSYC/SOC 312; R-CE 326; SOC 302, 363; or SPCH 201.

Christian Education Minor
The minor in Christian education consists of eighteen hours, including RELG 302; R-CE 301, 310, 320, 330, and 340.

Philosophy Minor
Students who minor in philosophy must complete eighteen hours including PHIL 205, 301, 304, and nine additional hours of PHIL electives.