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What Can You Do With A Major In Religious Studies?

A program that focuses on the nature of religious belief and specific religious and quasi-religious systems. Includes instruction in phenomenology; the sociology, psychology, philosophy, anthropology, literature and art of religion; mythology; scriptural and textual studies; religious history and politics; and specific studies of particular faith communities and their behavior.

 

Religious Studies Program

Career Paths

Advocacy

Clergy Leadership

Communications

Community Development

Crisis Services

Education

Fundraising

Humanitarian Services

International Organizational Work

Mission Work

Religious Life Programming

Social Services

Vocational Training

Job Titles

Campus Religious Coordinator

Clergyman

Director of Religious Education

Family Relations Mediator

Missionary

Philosophy and Religion Instructor

Relief Worker

Religious Educator

Religious Researcher

Social Worker

Theology Teacher

Writer

Employers/Work Settings

Childcare Services Churches/Synagogues/Mosques

Denominational Publishing Houses

Private Educational Institutions

Post-Secondary Educational Institutions

Hospitals

Humanitarian Organizations

Immigrant and Refugee Resettlement Programs

International Aid and Relief Organizations

Missionaries

Museums

Non-profit Organizations

Secondary Schools

Shelters

Youth Organizations

Professional Associations

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Graduate Schools

Applying To Graduate and Professional Schools

Link To UNF Program

The College of Arts and Sciences at the University of North Florida offers a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Science in Psychology.