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
Bramson ORT College Yes N/A 79% 29%
Montgomery County Community College-Central Campus Yes 100% 61% 14%
Salve Regina University Yes 70% 96% 72%
University of Phoenix-Augusta Campus Yes 100% 100% N/A
Arkansas State University-Beebe Yes N/A 91% 35%
Maryville University of Saint Louis Yes 67% 99% 68%
Central Washington University Yes 80% 81% 53%
Southwestern College Yes 100% 76% 15%
Stephen F Austin State University Yes 63% 87% 44%
CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice Yes 43% N/A 33%
Anderson University-South Carolina Yes 71% 100% 48%
Arkansas State University-Main Campus Yes 71% 95% 40%
Youngstown State University Yes 100% 96% 32%
Thunderbird School of Global Management Yes N/A N/A N/A
University of Northern Colorado Yes 73% 91% 46%
Charleston Southern University Yes 82% 99% 38%
Missouri University of Science and Technology Yes 89% 96% 67%
Columbia Basin College Yes 100% 62% 23%
Boise State University Yes 85% 88% 31%
Midway College Yes 69% 98% 60%

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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