As a religious studies major at Bucknell, you'll explore one of the most powerful, influential and contested forces in the world. You'll dissect the diverse ways people search for meaning and experience the sacred.
You will develop a deep understanding of different cultures and learn to live thoughtfully and ethically in our globalized world.
Religious studies majors benefit from rigorous training in independent research and analytical writing across the disciplines and emerge as critical and creative thinkers with an array of career options.
Recent graduates hold jobs in nonprofit work, marketing, environmental education and government policy. Many pursue advanced degrees in religious studies as well as fields such as social work, law, education, criminology and medicine.