Degree Levels Offered for Religious Studies

Sample Free Open
Religious Studies Courses


Media Course Start Date Professor School
021 audio 21 Christianity Through the Reformation 2009-09-01 Fall 2009 Anthony Heideman Front Range Community College
This course looks at the origins of Judaism, the life of Jesus, the spread of Christianity, the early church fathers and theology, and more.
007 audio 7 Doctrine of God N/A N/A Liberty University
This course is a study of the existence, nature, and attributes of God.
008 video 8 Ecclesiology N/A N/A Liberty University
This religious studies course explores the origin, mission, purpose, and ministry of the church, specifically taught from a Baptist perspective.
022 audio 22 Introductory Topics in Religious Studies 2009-09-01 Fall 2009 Niklaus Largier University of California, Berkeley (UC Berkeley)
The introductory topics in religious study course examines the nature and history of mysticism through a study of Christian texts.
009 audio 9 Judaism 2011-03-01 Spring 2011 Steve Herzig Emmaus Bible College
Explore the many facets of modern Judaism, including the Jewish life cycle, holidays, and practices.
023 audio 23 Studies of the Gospels 2008-09-01 Fall 2008 Bacone College
This online course focuses on the Gospel of John, aka the Gospel of Belief.
057 audio 57 The Hebrew Scriptures in Judaism and Christianity N/A N/A Harvard University
Harvard's course explores the Hebrew scriptures in both Judaism and Christianity.
000 full-course Zen Buddhism N/A N/A University of Reddit
This class sheds light on the teachings and philosophical underpinnings of Zen Buddhism.

Accredited Online Religious Studies Degrees

School Accepts Transfer Credits Freshmen Acceptance Rate Financial Aid Rate Graduation Rate
Strayer University-Louisiana Yes 100% N/A N/A
University of Alaska Southeast Yes 100% 72% 11%
Minnesota State Community and Technical College Yes 100% 86% 32%
Luzerne County Community College Yes 100% 73% 22%
Southern Methodist University Yes 55% 77% 75%
Purdue University-Main Campus Yes 61% 64% 69%
Dominican University Yes 57% 100% 63%
Charter College-Anchorage Yes 100% 95% 34%
Kentucky Wesleyan College Yes 21% 99% 36%
Minnesota West Community and Technical College Yes 100% 89% 46%
Luna Community College Yes 100% 78% 22%
Sonoma State University No N/A 53% 57%
University of Kentucky Yes 68% 95% 59%
Southwestern Assemblies of God University Yes 32% 97% 39%
Front Range Community College Yes 100% 72% 17%
University of Phoenix-Western Washington Campus Yes 100% 88% 15%
Bellingham Technical College Yes 100% 67% 50%
Erikson Institute Yes N/A N/A N/A
Vanguard University of Southern California Yes 67% 100% 54%
Lindsey Wilson College Yes 100% 100% 32%

Religious Studies at a Glance

Number of Degrees Conferred in Religious Studies

    • 4,226 Bachelor's Degrees in
      Religious Studies
      • 53% Male
        Students
      • 47% Female
        Students
    • 543 Master's Degrees in
      Religious Studies
      • 54% Male
        Students
      • 46% Female
        Students
    • 230 Doctoral Degrees in
      Religious Studies
      • 63% Male
        Students
      • 37% Female
        Students

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