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Religion Minor Information

To declare a minor in Religion, go to the Franklin College of Arts & Sciences office of Student Academic Services Room 152 Memorial Hall and request a form. Bring the form to the Religion department office (Peabody 206) for approval.
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Undergraduate Requirements

A minor in religion consists of 15 semester hours in religion courses (RELI), 9 hours of which must be numbered 3000 or above, completed with a minimum grade of "C" in each course. Courses taken to satisfy Core Areas I through V may not be counted as course work in the minor. Courses taken in Core Area VI may be counted as course work in the minor.

See specific course descriptions in the UGA online bulletin.
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Benefits of Religion Minor

Exposure to various religious concepts both ancient and modern; a broadened understanding of culture and society.
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Skills Involved

Analysis of religious texts; critique of theological formulations; evaluation of historical data; knowledge of classical and modern languages.
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Post Degree Opportunities

An undergraduate minor in Religion is good preparation for Law School or Graduate Study in Archaeology, Classics, Comparative Literature, History, Philosophy, Political Science, Religion, and Sociology. Career opportunities for a Religion major include education, public service, civil service, private enterprise, and religious vocations.
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