This program is part of the Philosophy & Religious Studies Department.
re•li•gious stu•dies (re-LI-jus STU-dees) 1. An incredibly invigorating discipline that asks challenging questions about “God” and our place in the universe
The faculty and staff of the Religious Studies program are very proud to support the student group Students for Cultural Engagement.
MCC’s associate degrees enhance your resume and prepare you to enter the workforce with an advantage. Whether you are interested in simply completing basic, required college courses or specializing in a specific area, there’s a degree for you.
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Successful completion of the Religious Studies program may lead to employment in a variety of different occupations and industries. Below are examples of related occupations with associated Maricopa County-based annual median wages*. Some occupations may require additional education or training. You can click on any occupation to view more detail regarding education level, wages, and employment information.
Museum Technicians and Conservators
Poets, Lyricists and Creative Writers
Postsecondary Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers
Postsecondary Philosophy and Religion Teachers
Religious Activities and Education Directors
Reporters and Correspondents
Social and Community Service Managers
Social and Human Service Assistants
Tour Guides and Escorts
You can get a high-quality, affordable education. MCC’s low tuition rates and various financial aid opportunities make it possible. Explore federal and state grants, Federal Work-Study, scholarships, student loans, and other options today.
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Before signing up for classes, you’ll want to meet with an academic advisor. Together, you’ll lay out an academic plan that suits you best. This step is essential to your academic success.
Advising for the Religious Studies program is available through the Philosophy & Religious Studies department. They will help you determine the exact courses you need to get the education you’re looking for.