INTERESTED in a degree in religion?
If you're eager to learn about a wide range of religious phenomena from the major world religions – Taoism, Buddhism, Hinduism, Confucianism, Christianity, Judaism and Islam, then Gulf Coast State College's Religion degree transfer track is something you'll want to explore. Our professors will teach you how to be critical thinkers while you learn more about the nature of religious belief and traditions.
The Religion Option, Liberal Arts A.A. degree attracts students who practice various religious traditions as well as those who aren't particularly religious, but enjoy exploring various points of view. In today's global society, a basic knowledge about other cultures and religious perspectives is indispensable. Collecting data, synthesizing it, and presenting it are vital skills in the study of religion and in most professions. Developing an understanding and tolerance of differing cultures and beliefs also translates well to the workforce, especially in jobs that require relating and reaching out to others, building relationships, or incorporating many perspectives at once.