2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog 
    Jan 26, 2021  
2014-2015 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Religious and Theological Studies, Scripture Concentration (B.A.)

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Major Requirements

Students majoring in Religious and Theological Studies must take a minimum of 10 Religious and Theological Studies courses (30 credits). Requirements include:

Three RTS electives (9 credits).

Demonstrated proficiency in Information Literacy


Students will craft their individual program of study in consultation with the department chair or another advisor from the department. While writing a thesis is not a requirement of the major, the option is available (RTS495  ) to those who are planning to pursue graduate studies or who would otherwise benefit from the experience of undertaking a complex, guided research project

Possible Focus Areas

Both majors and minors may, but need not, choose to build their program of study around a particular area by focusing their elective courses in specific ways. The department suggests the following possible focus areas. Ths student would select four (4) courses from any given area.

Note: At times Special Topics Courses (RTS 399 ) or Independent Study Courses (RTS499 ) may appropriately fall under a particular focus area as well.

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