Religious Studies Undergraduate Program

Study religions from east to west, north to south

  • Explore all types of religion in one of the oldest, largest religious studies programs in Missouri.
  • Strengthen your critical thinking, research and writing skills.
  • Benefit from the mentorship of one of the largest faculties in the Midwest and the resources of one of Missouri's most well-established religious studies programs.
  • Gain exceptional preparation for a range of career paths, including graduate school or seminary.

Degree options

You may choose either a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree. If you’re interested in learning another language, consider the BA, which includes a 12-hour language requirement. Both degrees require either a minor or a second major, allowing you to customize your curriculum to your interests and goals.

By developing a unique combination of skills, our graduates are well prepared for today's multicultural workplace and global economy.

World religions lived in Missouri

To learn more about our program's research and scholarship, explore a multimedia project by alumna Julie Wrocklage.