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
University of Missouri-Columbia Yes N/A 84% 69%
New England College-School of Graduate Studies Yes 100% N/A N/A
California Lutheran University Yes 47% 97% 60%
Kaplan University-Hagerstown Campus Yes 100% N/A 38%
University of Missouri-Kansas City Yes 56% 93% 43%
University of Toledo Yes 100% 82% 44%
Moultrie Technical College Yes 100% 1% 36%
Wayne Community College Yes 100% 57% 14%
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania Yes 67% 91% 62%
USC School of Social Work Yes N/A N/A N/A
California State University-Stanislaus Yes 77% 83% 49%
Andrews University Yes 36% 99% 59%
Wilkes Community College Yes 100% 78% 17%
Texas State University Yes 66% 75% 56%
University of North Carolina-Masters of Public Administration Yes N/A N/A N/A
Savannah College of Art and Design Yes 63% 97% 65%
Southwestern Adventist University Yes N/A 97% 29%
ITT Technical Institute-Chattanooga Yes 85% 100% N/A
California State University-San Bernardino Yes 58% 83% 44%
Union Institute & University Yes 100% 100% 27%

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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