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2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

General Studies, Religious Studies Concentration (AA)

Degree Requirements: 60 credits

General Education*  41-42
Concentration* 15
Electives* 3-4
Total Credits 60

 * If any of RELG 101 RELG 102 RELG 201 , or RELG 230  are taken for the Fine Art and Humanities requirement, they will count towards requirements for Concentration.  This will increase the number of Electives credits needed.

General Education Curriculum

University Success Skills

(1 credit)


Take ENGL 110 (3 credits), ENGL 111 (3 credits), and one course in COMM or SPCH (3 credits) for a total of 9 credits.


Take one MATH course for 3 or 4 credits.  

Arts and Humanities

Take one literature course (3 credits) and one additional course from either category (3 credits) for a total of 6 credits.

Natural Science

Take one science course (3 credits) along with that course’s lab (1 credit) for a total of 4 credits.  

Behavioral Wellness and Social Science

Choose 2 courses for a total of 6 credits.  No more than one course may be from the Wellness category.  


Choose one course for 3 credits - Must be a different religion course if used above to satisfy a requirement in the Arts and Humanities general education core.

Civic Studies

Choose one course for 3 credits.  Must be a different political science course if used above to satisfy a requirement in the Social Science general education core.​


Religious Studies

Students must take any of the remaining courses to complete their concentration requirements.

World Language

6 credits of World Language.

General Electives - 3 to 4 credits