Jul 14, 2024  
2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog 
2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog

World Religious Diversity Minor (E)

The World Religious Diversity Minor offers students a flexible introduction to religion by offering courses across four menus: Introducing Religious Studies, Religion in Historical Perspectives, Religion and Social Issues, and Additional Ways of Approaching Religion.

REAL Curriculum

This minor fulfills the E area of the REAL Curriculum. Focused on the topic of humanistic inquiry as written into the E learning outcome, religious studies considers how humans have created religious explanations for life’s most pressing problems. Topics of study include a survey of world religions, religion in India, China, and Japan; Islam; Bible and Christianity; religion and death; religion and women; religion and healthcare; and cults. Students need majors and/or minors to fulfill the R, A, and L areas to complete the REAL Curriculum requirements.

General Education Requirements

General Education courses will be denoted below with a (GE). Students are required to take at least 30 credit hours of general education designated courses within their degree requirements. The World Religious Diversity minor includes 6-15 general education credits.

Minor Requirements (15 credits)

Total Credits Needed for Minor 15