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Religious Studies Minor

From 1932 to 1977 the School of Religion was independent from the University but in close association with it. Presently, the School of Religion continues as a part of the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences.A minor in religious studies is available. The minor consists of 18 credits of which 9 credits may be at the 100-200 level and 9 credits must be at the 300-400 level. For advice on the distribution of the remainder of the electives consult with religious studies faculty or consult the Undergraduate Bulletin listing here.

Required Minor Courses
RELS 100World Religions3
RELS 460Theory and Methods of Religious Studies3
RELS300-400 level electives6
RELSAdditional electives6
Total Credits18


100 World Religions (formerly Introduction to Religious Studies)

220 Old Testament

230 New Testament

270 American Religious History

315 Contemporary Religion

320 History of Christianity

340 New Religious Movements

345 Religion and Politics

355 History of Global Islam

460 Theory and Methods of Religious Studies

401 Sociology of Religion (see Sociology for course description)

453 Magic and Religion (see Anthropology for course description)

Consult the current NDSU Bulletin for full course descriptions:

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