About the Major

The Interdisciplinary Religious Studies Major is designed for students whose interests in religion intersect with their work in other disciplines, such as Literature, Fine and Performing Arts, Psychology, Politics & Government, Social Justice, Environmental Studies, or Sociology & Anthropology, or other career interests, such as those in law, international organizations, non-governmental organizations, refugee work, ministerial work, community-based work and relations, and non-profit organizations.

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Graduate Outcomes

Kiersten Payne '17

Kiersten is a graduate student at Yale Divinity School. She says, "My long-term goal is to earn my Ph.D. in religion and teach at a university. I feel confident knowing that Ohio Wesleyan has prepared me well for further academic study.”

Kiersten's OWU Research


Department Contact Info


Phillips Hall 114 and 117
Ohio Wesleyan University
Delaware, OH 43015
P 740-368-3790
E philrel@owu.edu

Department Contact

Acting Chair: Erin Flynn
Professor of Philosophy & Religion
Phillips Hall 114