2017-2018 Samford University Catalog 
    Jun 18, 2024  
2017-2018 Samford University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]


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David R. Bains, Interim Chair, S. Louis and Ann W. Armstrong Professor
Kenneth B.E. Roxburgh, Professor
James R. Barnette, Associate Professor
Lisa J. Battaglia, Associate Professor
Jeffery M. Leonard, Associate Professor
T. Scott McGinnis, Associate Professor
James R. Strange, Associate Professor
Jennifer McClure, Assistant Professor

Undergraduate Programs and Requirements

Religion Major (B.A.) 
Religion Major w/a Concentration in Leadership & Organizations (B.A.)  

Ministry & Missions Minor 
Religion Minor  


The Department of Religion offers two majors: religion and, for students preparing for a career in congregations or other faith-based organizations, religion with a concentration in leadership and organizations. Both majors earn the bachelor of arts degree. The department also offers two minors: one in religion and another in ministry and missions.

General Education: University Core Curriculum and Distribution Requirements

See General Education Overview  in the Howard College of Arts and Sciences introductory pages for a list of required and applicable courses.

Students cannot use RELG 200 - Christian Ethics (4) , RELG 201 - Introduction to World Religions (4) , or RELG 221 - Christian Theology (4)  to count towards both the general education humanities requirement and the religion major requirement.





      Biblical LanguagesReligion

      Of related interest: UCBP 101 - Biblical Perspectives (4) .

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