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Christian Studies Minor


The Christian Studies minor is designed to encourage students taking other majors and concentrations to move beyond introductory survey courses in Christian Studies into more advanced courses in this field. This minor is valuable for any student interested in a more nuanced understanding of Christian thought and practice, as well as for students using other degree programs in a church or para-church vocation.

Christian Studies (18 credits)
REL 161 Introduction to Christian Theology
REL 211 Spiritual Formation in the Christian Tradition
REL 315 Hermeneutics
3 credits in Bible (REL) at the 200-level or higher
3 credits in Theology (REL) at the 200-level or higher
3 credits in Bible or Theology (REL) at the 300-level or higher