Departments & Programs

Religious Studies

Departmental Honors Program

Students who major in Religious Studies and have a minimum overall grade point average of 3.300 are eligible for the honors program in religious studies. The honors program has two requirements as part of a major:

  1. R399, a tutorial of independent reading and research.
  2. R499, a senior essay project, or an appropriate equivalent.

Students should choose an area of study for R399 that prepares them for the R499 project. The department also offers R201, an honors proseminar in religion. It is open to all Religious Studies majors with a minimum grade point average of 3.300.