Bachelor of Arts in Religious Studies
California State University-Chico

Program Details

Become a sought-after graduate who can work in a multi-cultural setting with insight and understanding provided through a BA in Religious Studies from California State University – Chico.  This 100% online degree-completion program centers upon world religions and their traditions in contemporary society.  Your problem-solving, writing and critical-thinking skills can flourish within this BA curriculum.  The knowledge you accumulate can lead your career down teaching, business, law, foreign service, or nonprofit pathways.  CSU-Chico offers this degree in a synchronous or asynchronous online environment, allowing you to learn around your own schedule.  Classes likely to be offered are:

  • Judaism, Christianity and Islam since the Crusade
  • Religion in America
  • Religion, sex and gender


  • Bachelor completion requires 120 credits, including transfer credits
  • Must have completion of at least two years of college
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

WASC Senior College and University Commission

Restricted States

Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, District of Columbia, Delaware, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oregon, Utah, Wyoming