Religious Studies

Field of Interest

Field of Interest: Culture and Society
Religious Studies

religious studies (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.

Degree

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.

A list of available associate degrees offered in the Religious Studies program
Name Type Title Courses
Associate in Arts AA Associate in Arts, Emphasis in Religious Studies

Career Opportunities

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.

Postsecondary Area, Ethnic, and Cultural Studies Teachers

$66,408

Postsecondary Philosophy and Religion Teachers

$66,408

Religious Activities and Education Directors

$48,372

* Career and wage information provided by Emsi using data, reports, and forecasts which are generated using government data sources and Emsi’s proprietary analytical processes. Emsi’s data covers multiple classes of workers including QCEW, non-QCEW, and those who are self-employed. Disclaimer

Financial Aid

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.