Comparative Religion Minor

For information, contact the Department of Comparative Religion, 200 Upham Hall (513-529-4300).

In virtually all cultures, religion has developed as a powerful dimension of social, political, and economic life. Religion has also had enormous impacts on literature, the arts, and human thought. A brief glance at today’s headlines will show how religion permeates every corner of human affairs. Comparative Religion courses relate to virtually every aspect of human affairs: ethics, culture, art, family and more, therefore enhancing proficiencies relevant to a student’s primary major.

Program Requirements

(18 semester hours)

Required course:3
Methods for the Study of Religion
Elective Courses15
At least 15 additional semester hours in Comparative Religion, nine hours of which must be at the 300 level or above.
Total Credit Hours18