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Career Outcomes

Your Success Story is Waiting… a degree in religious studies provides students with a highly portable, analytical, skill set that equips them to pursue graduate degrees in religion or cognate disciplines, as well as a wide range of professional degrees and careers. Students gain the ability to reason intelligently about one of the most difficult and sensitive topics in any society. By virtue of the variety of religious cultures studied, the training deepens students’ mutual understanding and sensitivity, preparing them to become truly responsible global citizens in any number of jobs.

Students pursue a wide variety of careers, including in:

  • Education
  • Counseling
  • Diplomacy
  • Medicine
  • Business
  • Advocacy
  • Community outreach
  • Nonprofits
  • Faith leadership
  • Missionry
  • Law