Religious Studies


This program encourages and facilitates interdisciplinary study of religious thought and its effects on civilization. You may select courses that focus on one tradition or a broader thematic study across traditions and cultures.

Credential: Certificate

The Religious Studies program is in the Department of Humanities within the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences.

Academic Calendar:

Career possibilities

The world is changing rapidly and you have no way of knowing the full range of career opportunities available to you in the future. Graduates of this program may end up in a range of occupations, including these:

  • Advertising Copywriter
  • Analyst
  • Critic
  • Editor
  • Educational Researcher
  • Human Resources Manager
  • Institutional Researcher/Historian
  • Instructional Media Specialist
  • Journalist
  • Lawyer
  • Librarian
  • Political Campaign Worker
  • Public Relations Consultant
  • Publisher
  • Research Assistant
  • Scientific Writer
  • Social Worker
  • Social Policy Researcher
  • Social Program Teacher
  • Translator
  • Travel Writer
  • Writer

How to apply

The certificate program

You may add a certificate program to any major. Speak to your faculty advisor.