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
Keiser University-Ft. Lauderdale Yes N/A 87% 55%
George Washington University Yes 33% 67% 80%
Post University Yes 58% 89% 25%
Walden University Yes 100% 100% N/A
University of Southern California Yes 20% 73% 90%
University of San Francisco Yes 69% 77% 67%
Pepperdine University Yes 38% 81% 81%
Hope International University Yes 52% 100% 40%
Grand Canyon University Yes 32% 98% 31%
Brookline College-Phoenix Yes 100% 94% 65%
Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus Yes 52% 75% 79%
Northwestern Michigan College Yes 100% 77% 17%
Union County College Yes 100% 70% 9%
Vance-Granville Community College Yes N/A 84% 28%
Lamar State College-Orange Yes 100% 79% 22%
Laramie County Community College Yes N/A 83% 17%
ITT Technical Institute-Atlanta Yes 87% 89% N/A
Brigham Young University-Idaho Yes 99% 63% 61%
Metropolitan State University Yes 100% 92% 35%
Georgia Southwestern State University Yes N/A 90% 29%

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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