Brooklyn Religious Studies Major

Brooklyn Religious Studies Major

Understand human beliefs. Gain a unique perspective. Get ready.

Explore the fundamental questions of human existence while gaining a better understanding of global cultures and societies with our B.A. in Religious Studies. Prepare for your future with a degree that’s at the very heart of liberal arts. 

At our Brooklyn campus, religious studies majors can delve into spiritual exploration through courses on religions from around the world, including Christianity, Judaism, Buddhism and Islam. Students gain such skills as problem-solving, written and oral communication, critical thinking, debating and analytical reasoning. 

With a degree in religious studies, graduates go on to work in fields as diverse as political science, business, journalism, human services, technical writing, information technology, ministry and academia. 

Get ready for a future career you’re passionate about with a B.A. in Religious Studies at our Brooklyn campus.

The Brooklyn Religious Studies Major Experience

Study Abroad: Gain a deeper understanding of the self and the fundamental questions of the world by immersing yourself in other cultures. Past trips abroad include travel to Oxford and Taiwan, as well as frequent volunteerism trips to Nicaragua.


Expand Your Area of Study: Get a well-rounded degree by double majoring in religious studies and such programs as psychology, English, political science, human services or history.


Minors That Matter: Pair your major in religious studies with a minor that complements it, such as peace and justice studies, mindfulness and contemplative living, English, psychology, environmental studies, business administration or political science.