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Religion and Society

The Religion in Society degree concentration is designed to serve persons who are interested in the study of religion and who want to work within some type of religious organization. They will want to gain historical understanding of the place of religion in society as well as an understanding of the social and individual dimensions of religious experience. They will also want to study various religious belief systems from an academic perspective. Persons who want to serve in religious organizations will use these guidelines to gain practical skills. Graduates of this program will often enter graduate study in religion and receive further preparation for careers in religious organizations, as leaders, administrators, directors of education, counselors, teachers, social workers or youth directors.

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