The Minor in Jewish Studies
The minor in Jewish Studies is intended to allow undergraduate students to study selected aspects of Jewish civilization, religion, and culture while completing a major in another area of their academic studies. In addition to a core course, the minor in Jewish Studies allows students to pursue an aspect of Jewish civilization that interests them.
Students declaring a Jewish Studies minor are required to complete six courses (minimum eighteen credit hours), divided in the following manner:
(Effective Spring 2019):
Requirements for the minor
TOTAL 18 CREDITS (MINIMUM)
All courses must be taken for a letter grade, with a minimum cumulative minor GPA of 2.0.
Core Course (3 credits)
Take one of the following
- Intro to Jewish Studies (JS 101)
- Intro to Jewish literature (JS 125)
- Survey of Jewish History (JS 270)
- Judaism (JS 308)
Electives (15 credits)
- At least 12 of the 15 credits must be above the 100-level.
- No more than one elective may be a language class