REL6800 Comparative Religion

Educational Level: Upper undergraduate, Bachelor Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. Kevin O’Brien Course Description: Introduction to the worlds great religions and to the social scientific methods and approaches used to study and compare religions. Students will survey, explore and… Read More

REL6891 Evaluating Wicca and the Occult

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. John Marriott Course Description: Evaluation of the worldview of Wiccans, Satanists and the Free Masons in light of Biblical teaching. Students will gain the knowledge required to communicate the dangers… Read More

REL6710 Jews & Judaism in the Modern World

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. Kevin O’Brien Course Description: Explores and considers the achievements and contributions as well as the traumas and catastrophes experienced by Jewish individuals and groups from the late 18th century until… Read More

REL6730 Current Trends and Issues in Islam

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. Charles Ramsey Course Description: How This Course Benefits Students: Why This Course Is Important:

REL6651 Analysis of Buddhism in Western Cultural Contexts

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. George Terry Course Description: Assessment of the historical and sociological factors that explain the transformation of Buddhism as it has moved from her traditional Asian homeland into European and North… Read More

REL6530 Muslim Peoples: Advanced Sociological Approach

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: STAFF Course Description: Building on the students prior study of the basic tenets of Islam, this course will analyze and evaluate the impact Islam has on the daily life of Muslims… Read More

REL6600 Issues in Phenomenology of Religion

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. Wayne Rhodes Course Description: In-depth concentration on the experiences and personal transformation related to religion. Special attention will be given to the similarities and differences between the Christian experience and… Read More

REL6210 Intro to Modern Jewish Thought

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: Dr. Kevin O’Brien Course Description: Explores, analyzes and assesses various responses to the question, what is Jewish in modern Jewish thought? Through reading, research, experiential opportunities with Jewish individuals and presentation… Read More

REL6270 Hindu Philosophy and Ethics

Educational Level: Graduate, Master Credit Hours: 3 Credits Instructor: STAFF Course Description: How This Course Benefits Students: Why This Course Is Important: