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University of Tennessee, Knoxville    
 
    
 
  Sep 23, 2017
 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Religious Studies Major, BA


Details regarding the major and religious studies courses are available in the departmental office, located in 501 McClung Tower, or from any member of the religious studies faculty.

College Requirements


Arts and Sciences  

Major Requirements


 Majors will be required to take a total of 33 hours of courses.

II. Select one course from each of the following areas (12 hours):


III. Select 15 hours:


  • any remaining Religious Studies courses (at least 3 hours must be at the 400-level, and no more than 6 hours may be taken at the 200-level)

Honors Concentration – Religious Studies


The honors concentration consists of 33 hours. Students must have an overall GPA of 3.25 to be accepted to the honors concentration. To graduate with honors the student must maintain an overall GPA of at least 3.25 and pass 407 and 408 with at least a 3.3 in each class. Students interested in the honors concentration should consult the department's honors coordinator.

II. Select one course from each of the following areas (12 hours):


III. Select 6 additional hours of honors-by-contract courses in Religious Studies numbered 300 or above.


IV. Select 3 additional hours:


  • any religious studies courses numbered 300 or above