Why Take a Religious Studies Course?

 Do you want to:

  • Travel?
  • Better understand current events?
  • Enhance your workplace skills?
  • Work with diverse colleagues and clients?

Do you want to know more about the world? Consider a course in Religious Studies.

 

 Religion and secularism are important aspects of every society around the globe. A course in religious studies will give you a better understanding of diverse cultures—in the past and present—around the world and here in Jacksonville. The study of religion is great preparation no matter what you want to do next!   

Religious Studies classes fulfill the Cultural Diversity Requirement!   

 

REL 2300: Comparative Religion

REL 3102: Religion and Culture

 

Learn about the beliefs and practices of religious groups around the world. Including:

  • Christianity
  • Judaism
  • Islam
  • Buddhism
  • Hinduism
  • Confucianism
  • American Indian religions
  • & more

Dig deeper with an exploration of religions that focuses on a particular theme (film, pop culture, art, law, violence, literature), religious tradition, or region of the world.

 

Check out the current course offerings today!