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Jewish StudiesMinor

Hours To Complete19 - 22
Courses Required6
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Students minoring in Jewish studies are required to complete a minimum of eighteen credit hours.

Required course (One of the courses below, three credit-hours):

  • JS 101: Introduction to Jewish Civilization
  • JS 125: Introduction to Jewish Literature
  • JS 270: Survey of Jewish History
  • JS 308: Judaism


  • Fifteen credit-hours in elective courses with the approval of the advisor, one of which must be a four-credit course.
  • At least twelve of the fifteen credits must be above the 100-level.
  • No more than one elective course may be a language course.