Love God With Your Mind
Deepen and broaden your understanding of Christianity and world religions in the Religion Department at Ashland University.
As a university rooted in Christian heritage, Ashland University offers opportunities to expand your religious understanding that will prepare you for your calling to a life of ministry in the church or academy.
When you study Religion, you’ll explore the fields of:
- Biblical Studies
- Christian Theology
- History of Christianity
- Practical Theology
- Christian Ethics
- World Religions
The Religion Department’s programs are academically rigorous, sensitive to issues of faith development, and focused on spiritual and moral formation.
As a Religion student, you will:
- Receive personal attention from dedicated faculty determined to help you succeed
- Benefit from small class sizes that facilitate your learning
- Write a thesis in your chosen area of concentration with direction and guidance from your professors
- Participate in thoughtful classroom explorations to deepen your understanding of Christianity and world religions
- Undertake internships and service learning projects that integrate your studies, serving others in such places as churches, nursing homes, social agencies and nonprofit organizations
A religion major or minor is also a perfect complement to any of Ashland’s other fields of study, helping you become aware of how religious commitments and values shape our world.
Chair, Religion Department
203 Bixler Hall