Designated Emphases

Designated Emphasis Program

Study of Religion students may choose to pursue an area of specialization called a "Designated Emphasis" in one of the areas listed below.   Similar to a minor for undergrads, the Designated Emphasis is awarded in conjunction with the Ph.D. degree and is signified by a transcript designation; for example, "Ph.D. in the Study of Religion with a Designated Emphasis in Critical Theory."  For more general information about DEs, please see the graduate studies website.

Current DE options for Study of Religion Ph.D. students are:

Please see the individual DE's website for additional information on program requirements.