A minor in religion from Wichita State will expose you to the major religious traditions of the world and help you think critically about religion as a dimension of the human experience. The minor complements many majors such as philosophy, political science, psychology, history and others.

Learn how a minor in religion is the right fit for you.

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Admission to the program

To take courses in the Fairmount College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, you must first be admitted to Wichita State.

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A minor in religion requires a minimum of 15 credit hours. A maximum of six credit hours may be taken at the 100 level. The curriculum includes a variety of courses on the Hebrew Bible and New Testament. The department also offers a number of cross-listed courses, such as Women in Religion—and Magic, Witchcraft, and Religion.


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