Interdisciplinary Studies Department

Programs / Religious Studies: Minor in Religious Studies

The Minor in Religious Studies

The Religious Studies Minor program consists of fifteen (15) credit hours (five courses) of undergraduate study across traditional disciplines. A minimum of six (6) hours in the minor must be taken in residence at Kennesaw State University.

Program Requirements

Required Courses - 9 Credit Hours

  • Course
    Title
    Credits
  • HIST 2206
    Origins of Great Traditions
    3
  • PHIL 2110
    Religions of the World
    3
  • SOCI 3334
    Religion and Society
    3

Elective - 6 Credit Hours

Select two from the following:

  • Course
    Title
    Credits
  • ENGL 3320
    Scriptural Literature
    3
  • ENGL 3322
    Hebrew Scriptures as Literature
    3
  • ENGL 3324
    New Testament as Literature
    3
  • HIST 3331
    History of Religion in the U.S.
    3
  • PHIL 3200
    Asian Philosophy
    3
  • PHIL 4210
    Chinese Philosophy
    3
  • PHIL 4220
    Japanese Philosophy
    3
  • Any KSU directed study with content appropriate to Religious Studies*
  • Any 3000- or 4000-level KSU study abroad course with content appropriate to Religious Studies*

*With the approval of the coordinator of the minor and the chair of the department offering the course.


Program Total (15 Credit Hours)


Important Information about Minors

When you declare a formal minor, it is not automatically displayed on your transcript. In order for your Minor to appear on your transcript, you must fill out a special "Minor Form" with the registrar when you petition to graduate.

  • Nine (9) hours of a minor must be non-duplicative with course requirements in the major.
  • A minimum of six (6) hours in the minor must be taken in residence at Kennesaw State University.