Students are required to complete an additional 12 credit hours of REL electives to reach total hours required of the major. Anywhere between 3 and 9 credits must be upper-level (300- or 400-level) depending on the courses used to fulfill the diversity requirements.
The 1 credit hour Capstone in Religious Studies is to be taken simultaneously with a Research Skills course to fulfill the senior thesis requirement.
Students will be encouraged to use a number of their discretionary courses to develop a concentration in one particular religious tradition, geographical region, or historical era. The courses involved in such a concentration should be determined in consultation with your adviser.
Transfer students must complete a minimum of 19 credit hours of religion courses at CSU for a major in Comparative Religion.
Honors Program Requirements
The University Honors Program in Comparative Religion requires completion of: