Reinhardt University offers a
Bachelor of Arts in Religion. This
degree provides opportunities to
study the meaning, purpose, and
destiny of human life in relationship with diverse notions of the sacred. Reinhardt is a place where faith, reason, conscience-raising, and commitment to serve others come together as the first milestone of a long, life-giving journey.
Are You Ready To...
• Study religious traditions by
visiting nearby congregations or
even other countries
• Contribute to class discussions
• Be respectful of other religions
• Learn about the ways in which
different faith traditions have
conceptualized God and lived out their faith in an ever-changing, demanding world
• Explore your own moral character and spirituality
• Be challenged to articulate
your own religious ideas and
values in a way that is relevant to
the life of the church and society
It Helps To Be...
• Respectful of differences while
seeking common ground with
your fellow students
Work environment will differ
greatly with variety of occupations
available to religion majors.
This degree will equip students to
understand the mental disposition, beliefs, values, experiences, and histories of communities of faith as expressed in their dependence and fellowship with God, varied worship activities, sacred literature, and service to society.
National Council of Churches
Professional Church Leadership
National Coalition for Church
What Can I Do with A Degree in Religion?
|Whatever their differences, most religious studies majors agree
that, as one student put it, "we are really one people; we just have different ways of expressing truth." If you are fascinated by religious questions and traditions, and enjoy exploring many points of view, consider this major. Religious Studies major will significantly improve your critical thinking and writing skills, and it makes for an interesting topic during job interviews. Employers will invariably find the major fascinating when they see it on your resume, and they will ask about it, and you'll get to impress them with your knowledge and insight about the world.