Skip to body

CWU Programs

Degree Type 
Bachelor of Arts
Contact Name 
Jeffrey Dippmann
Contact Phone 
Contact Email

The religious studies degree is comparative in nature, but complemented by a philosophical component focused on religion and unique electives designed to accommodate student interests.


Philosophy is the study of ideas and values. Study in philosophy develops the critical thinking and logic essential to virtually every career. Our alumni enjoy careers in law, public policy, business, politics and more. Philosophy students can earn a BA in philosophy with a specialization in religious studies.

Why this program 

CWU students in the Philosophy & Religious Studies Department can expect to apply their ideas to public importance, like religious diversity and tolerance, and social justice and mass incarceration. Working closely with faculty, students will do their own research and present it at national conferences. presentation at SOURCE on the professional value of philosophy and religious studies.

Contact Information 
Jeffrey Dippmann
Possible Search Names 
philosophy and religious studies, religious studies

Take the Next Step to Becoming a Wildcat.