What it's all about

Religion is a way of viewing the world to help us bring some order and understanding to our existence. It involves looking at how a sacred reality is revealed in our human experience.

Religion majors at Baylor can enjoy a broad-based experience in the Christian Scriptures and Christian heritage. Students can select a concentration from among several areas such as New Testament, theology or world religions.

This major also includes an opportunity to participate in the Ministry Guidance Program, an academic concentration in practical studies that includes an internship in local ministry.

You might take classes such as:

  •  Christian Scriptures
  •  Christian Heritage
  •  Religion and Society
  •  Law and Religion in the United States

Graduates of this major go on to:

  •  attend graduate schools
  •  attend seminary
  •  pursue careers outside of the ministry or university such as medicine or law