Through the ages, religion has expressed people’s understanding of their relationship with God - or to the concept of the divine. Religion has spawned wars and crusades. Offered profound wisdom. Encouraged acts of kindness and charity beyond reason. What could be more fascinating? As a religion major at Bloomfield College, you will study all of the major world religions, including Christianity, Judaism, Buddhism, Hinduism and Islam. You also will explore the religions of Africa, Australia and Polynesia, as well as the history of religion in America. With this broad background, you will deepen your understanding of world cultures and beliefs, and be well prepared for a career in the ministry, counseling or diplomacy.
What you'll study - The Bible, Judaism, Christianity, Buddhism, Hinduism, Islam and other world religions
Career Paths - Seminary and ministry, teaching, law, counseling, not-for-profit administration
Please also take note of the Common Core and General Education Programs.