Religious Studies

Career Opportunities

Students who major in Religious Studies pursue a wide variety of career options:

  • Ministering in churches and other religious organizations
    • Director of Religious Education
    • Youth Minister
    • Parish Administrator
    • Camp Administration
  • Working in social service or non-profit organizations
    • Food bank/emergency ministries
    • United Nations NGO’s
    • Missionary Organizations
    • Community Centers
    • Residential Living Centers
  • Education
    • Campus Ministry
    • Religious Education (K-12)
    • Research
    • Religious Life Programming
  • Communications
    • Public Relations
    • Writer
    • Editor
    • Publisher
  • Attending graduate school or seminary for advanced study in theology
    • Master of Divinity
      • Catholic Priest
      • Protestant Pastor
      • Military Chaplain
    • Hospital Chaplain
    • M.A. Theology
  • Attending graduate school in related fields
    • Counseling
    • Social Work