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Accomplished Religious Studies Faculty
Courses: International Service Program (RST 447)
Courses: Modern Belief (RST 112), The Church Today (RST 214)
Sr. Mary Ann Zimmer, N.D., Ph.D.
Courses: Modern Belief (RST 112), Introduction to the Bible (RST 201), Jesus and the Gospels (RST 204)
Tamara Amosson, MA
Courses: Modern Belief and Social Morality/National Issues
Undergraduate Admissions Requirements
- Official SAT and/or ACT scores
- Completed application
- Official transcripts
- Letter of recommendation
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Minor in Religious Studies
For the minor in Religious Studies, 18 credit hours are required, nine of which must be earned at Marywood. Transferred credits are applied to the minor with department approval. The suggested course of study for minors includes:
|R ST 112||Modern Belief||
|R ST 340||Seminar: Religion and Education||
|R ST 342||Seminar: Church Ministry||
In addition, 12 credit hours in Religious Studies electives are required.
A Religious Studies minor can be combined effectively with a major in many other fields (e.g., psychology, music, social work, etc.).
CAPSTONE REQUIREMENT: Because the ability to integrate interdisciplinary resources is essential to the program, a capstone paper is required in the last course the student takes to meet the program requirements. The parameters of this capstone paper will be negotiated by the student to the satisfaction of the course professor at the beginning of the course.