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
Spartanburg Community College Yes 100% 98% 13%
Southern Arkansas University Tech Yes N/A 94% 39%
National College-Cleveland Yes 100% 100% N/A
Anthem College-Phoenix Yes 100% 78% 46%
Black Hawk College Yes 100% 100% 19%
Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Greater Allegheny Yes 81% 96% 46%
Charter Oak State College Yes 100% 21% N/A
Webster University Yes 59% 90% 64%
Seattle Community College-Central Campus Yes N/A 60% 32%
Herzing University-Kenosha Yes 79% 100% N/A
University of Dayton Yes 55% 98% 78%
Unification Theological Seminary Yes N/A N/A N/A
Marist College Yes 31% 86% 80%
Rasmussen College-Aurora Yes N/A N/A N/A
Mesa Community College Yes 100% 70% 13%
Blessing Rieman College of Nursing Yes N/A N/A 55%
University of Northwestern-St. Paul Yes 60% 100% 63%
University of Phoenix-Bay Area Campus Yes 100% 96% 15%
Mercy College Yes 64% 93% 29%
Dakota State University Yes 92% 95% 44%

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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