Religious Studies

Baldwin City Campus

As a student of religion at Baker, you will learn to comprehend and apply theories, values and beliefs.

You will be exposed to beliefs and practices of numerous faiths with an emphasis on Christianity, identifying your own beliefs and values in the process. You will study the roles of religion in the world community, gaining exposure to people, beliefs and practices of various faiths. Your studies will open your mind toward religious beliefs.

You will learn to think critically, gain the ability to communicate in an effective, clear manner and develop skills in information literacy. The program also emphasizes the writing of clear and persuasive prose.

The study of religion prepares you to pursue careers or further studies with confidence. Recent graduates are active in church work, attending seminary and employed in politics.