Minor in RS

An excellent complement to any major, Ball State’s minor in religious studies will help you grasp the basic concepts of religion and culture, both from a historical and contemporary perspective. You’ll graduate with a unique skillset suited to a variety of career paths.

What You Will Learn

In addition to mastering the theories behind religion and applying them to the real world, a minor in religious studies offers you the chance to explore:

  • religion and ethics
  • advanced concepts in the Bible
  • the complex role Islam plays in today’s world
  • strategies for reading and interpreting scriptures like the Bible, Qur’an and Bhagavad Gita
  • what it means when someone claims to be “spiritual but not religious”

Minor Requirements

A minor in religious studies emphasizes the role of religion in culture.

Total Credits: 18

For a complete list of all classes and their descriptions, please see our Course Catalog.

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How to Enroll

To enroll in the religious studies minor contact our academic advisor.