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
Potomac College-Washington Yes 100% 76% 11%
University of Phoenix Yes 100% 97% 17%
University of Advancing Technology Yes 78% 85% 29%
Marian University - Indianapolis, IN Yes 77% 99% 52%
Salem International University Yes 100% 99% 11%
Washington State University Yes 76% 79% 67%
Saint Francis University Yes 74% 96% 64%
Kent State University Yes 87% 91% 52%
University of Mary Yes 75% 100% 50%
Wake Forest University Yes 34% 80% 88%
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Yes 33% 70% 89%
Utica College Yes 81% 97% 47%
University of the Southwest Yes 100% 94% 22%
Columbia College - Columbia, MO Yes 100% 84% 43%
Northeastern University Yes 32% 77% 79%
Lasell College Yes 70% 97% 44%
Boston University Yes 49% 65% 85%
Central Christian College of Kansas Yes 100% 100% 45%
Ashford University Yes 96% 95% 21%
Olivet Nazarene University Yes 79% 100% 57%

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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