2015-2016 General Catalog 
    
    Apr 25, 2018  
2015-2016 General Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Religious Studies, B.A.


Major Requirements for Religious Studies


College of Humanities
religious-studies.utah.edu
Languages and Communications Building 1400
801-581-7561
languages@hum.utah.edu

Minimum Degree Hours: 122
Minimum Major Hours: 33

All courses must be passed with a C or better

Only 12 credits from a dual major can count toward Religious Studies

Required Religious Studies Courses


Complete 3 course(s)

Religious Studies Electives


A total of 21 credit hours (7 courses) are required for this section from the approved course list (see advisor).  All electives for this section must be a 3000 level or higher course number. The list will include a selection of courses representing:

  • Textual Inquiry
  • Religion in a Social and Cultural Context
  • Comparative Approaches

Religious Studies Senior Seminar


Complete 1 course(s)

Sample 4-yr Degree Plan


Note: This is just a sample. Log into DARS/GPS (in CIS) and meet with your academic advisor to fit a program of study with your academic record.

First Year


Fall Semester


  • General Education - (WR2) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education - (QA) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education - (BF) 3 Credit(s)
  • Bachelor Degree - 1st Semester Language 4 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 13

Spring Semester


  • General Education - (SF) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education - (AI) 3 Credit(s)
  • Bachelor Degree - (DV) 3 Credit(s)
  • Bachelor Degree - 2nd Semester Language 4 Credit(s)
  • General Elective Hours 2 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 15

Second Year


Fall Semester


Total Hours: 15

Spring Semester


  • PHIL 3640 - World Religions 3 Credit(s)
  • General Education - (SF/AS) 3 Credit(s)
  • Bachelor Degree - 4th Semester Language 4 Credit(s)
  • General Elective Hours 6 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 16

Third Year


Fall Semester


  • 3000 Level Electives 6 Credit(s)
  • General Education - (FF) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Elective Hours 6 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 15

Spring Semester


  • 3000 Level Electives 6 Credit(s)
  • General Elective Hours 10 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 16

Fourth Year


Fall Semester


  • 4000 Level Electives 6 Credit(s)
  • Bachelor Degree - (CW) 3 Credit(s)
  • General Elective Hours 6 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 15

Spring Semester


  • Bachelor Degree - (IR) 3 Credit(s)
  • Senior Seminar 3 Credit(s)
  • 4000 Level Electives 6 Credit(s)
  • Upper Division General Elective Hour 4 Credit(s)
Total Hours: 16