Master of Arts in Religious Studies

Master’s degree in Religious Studies provides the context for significant intellectual and personal development as well as the acquisition of a wide range of transferable skills.

Specializations include areas such as eastern religions, religious history, religious philosophy, Christianity, Judaism and Buddhism. Still others include religious ethics, Islam, Hebrew, Old Testament or New Testament.

Main Coursework

The following are classes that might appear in a master-level curriculum:

  • Ethics
  • History of religions
  • Religious movements
  • Psychology of religion

Career Opportunities

  • Administrator
  • Advice Worker
  • Counselor
  • Journalist
  • Social Worker
  • Professor/Teacher
  • Youth & Community Worker.