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Religious Studies

Religion’s Role in Helping and Understanding Others

Our Religious Studies program helps you explore the practices and beliefs of major world religions and world doctrines. You will learn about critical issues in contemporary life, including the effects of globalization and the relationship between church and state. At the same time, you will discover how religion influences ethnic and race relations, politics and cultural developments around the world. As you navigate the Religious Studies program preparing for transfer to a four-year college, you will acquire excellent critical thinking, writing, discussion and research skills, plus a solid understanding of diverse cultures and traditions.

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Degree Options

Associate in Arts, and transfer to a four-year college

Career Options

  • Anthropology; conflict resolution; education
  • History; journalism; law
  • Marketing/management; ministry; philosophy
  • Politics; public health; public relations
  • Social work; theology
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