Division of Religion and Humanities
Develops the Art of Communication and Expression
Division of Religion and Humanities Brochure
Students in the Division of Religion and
Humanities have an opportunity to prepare for
a number of challenging careers. They receive
the benefit of a valuable liberal arts education as
well as preparation for graduate and professional
schools and excellent career choices.
Pastoral Ministry and Christian Education
Pastoral Ministry majors prepare to be
competent ministers, chaplains, and church
leaders, and Christian Education majors prepare
to be Christian Education Specialists. Students are
required to complete a one-semester internship
prior to graduation.
The Division of Religion and Humanities offers a variety of
opport unities for students to be successful in several careers
and for preparation for graduate and professional schools.
Students studying Mass Communications
take a variety of courses in journalism, broadcast
media, advertising, and public relations. Additionally, Mass
Communications majors are required to complete an internship
for graduation and have a number of hands-on opportunities
to operate the student radio station on campus. Many of our
graduates find immediate employment in television, radio,
newspaper, and other media markets
throughout the nation.
English majors prepare for careers in
advertising, public relations, publishing,
law, and corporate communications. These
students develop strong skills in language,
literature, and composition.
English majors with an emphasis in
Secondary Education prepare to teach
English to students above the 7th grade
level. Our graduates are fully certified
to teach English throughout the state of
South Carolina. An internship as a student
teacher in local schools is required for one
semester prior to graduation. Some of our recent graduates have
been named teacher of the year in their respective schools.
Liberal Studies majors combine core courses in the humanities
with coursework in the natural or social sciences. This diverse
educational background prepares students for challenging careers
in many fields including civic and governmental organizations as
well as the private sector.