About the Religion Program
Religion courses at MU develop a deeper understanding of the “big questions” that occur at the limits of human experience. Coursework in religion is valuable in three respects:
- It broadens your intellectual horizons and can be spiritually fulfilling.
- This program trains you in research, critical thinking, and ethical reasoning, which are all skills desired by employers today, no matter the industry.
- If your goal is a career in ministry or graduate study of religion, this major gives you the required foundation in theory, method, and tradition required for further study.
What Can You Do with a Religion Degree?
Basic knowledge about other cultures and religious prospectives is indispensable. Religion majors have successfully gone on to professional jobs in:
- Counseling & Social Work