Why Major in Religious Studies

Religious Studies is the academic discipline that focuses upon the study of religion. This discipline is pursued from a variety of perspectives—both religious and secular—and utilizes the methods of a wide range of fields that includes philosophy, theology, history, anthropology, archaeology, comparative literature, linguistics, psychology, and sociology. Courses in Religious Studies at Elizabethtown College tap into all of these perspectives and disciplines.

Religious Studies News

E-town Leads the Nation in Interfaith Leadership Studies

Did you know that we have the only major in the country dedicated to interfaith leadership and understanding? See this piece from the New York Times on our program!