Religious Studies Minor

The minor consists of six courses:

Course Title Credits
THEO 1000Faith and Critical Reason3
Select a second-year theology core course on a religious scripture(s) 1
Select any four electives from the religious studies program offerings 2

Any course with the THEO subject code numbered 3000 to 3999 may fulfill this requirement.


Any course with the THEO subject code (numbered 2000 or higher) or the REST attribute code may fulfill this requirement.

Among the additional course and electives, at least one must have as a major focus a religion or religions other than Christianity. Students may double-count approved religious studies courses toward the religious studies minor and toward another major, as long as at least 14 different courses are taken to complete the major and minor.


The minor in religious studies is available at Fordham College at Rose Hill, Fordham College at Lincoln Center, and Fordham School of Professional and Continuing Studies at Rose Hill and Lincoln Center.