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2020-2021 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Religious Studies Minor

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Department Contact:

Chair: Dr. Rosemary Bertocci

Program Description:

Religious Studies minors explore the universal dimension of religious experience as expressed through the Catholic-Christian-Franciscan tradition and other world religions. Our curriculum emphasizes the Franciscan Values of Higher Education, highlighting the centrality of religion and its influence, social justice, and ethical traditions that invite students to put their faith into action locally and globally.

Student Outcomes:

  • Relate Catholic and Franciscan historical, cultural, religious, and theological perspectives to contemporary issues;
  • Apply principles for making ethical decisions that promote peace, justice, and compassion for all of creation;
  • Demonstrate effective writing and communication skills.

Total Credits Required:

18 credits

Requirements: (18 credits)

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