About the Major

The Religious Studies Interdisciplinary 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

A.J. Barnhardt '16

A.J. Barnhardt is currently a Masters Student at the University of Chicago with a university scholarship. He says, "The Ohio Wesleyan University Religious Studies program gave me the writing and reading skills that are crucial to success in graduate school. All the professors in the program helped me tremendously to become the scholar I am today, and I can't thank them enough for fanning the flames of my passion for the study of religion."


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