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Department of Religious Studies

The Department of Religious Studies explores the study of God, scripture, and the longing to understand the Divine Mystery across world's wisdom traditions. Questions of healing, meaning, purpose and the good are addressed.

In Marylhurst's religious studies programs, you grow in knowledge of self, others and the Holy – defining images of the Divine, practice of spirituality and commitment to service.

Careers in Religious Studies

An increasing number of institutions are bringing spirituality into the workplace and seeking ethicists, counselors and consultants. As a result, graduates of the religious studies programs enjoy a variety of opportunities in religious education ministry, business, psychology, international law, women studies and domestic violence programs. The undergraduate program additionally prepares you to pursue graduate degrees.

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Rachel Borsch, M.Div., has been engaged by Oregon Health & Science University to facilitate "reflection rounds" for their medical students.

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August 08, 2014

Labyrinth Walk: Walking for World Peace

You are invited to walk the labyrinth. In the reflective ambiance of Flavia Salon in Marylhurst's Flavia Hall, walk our indoor canvas labyrinth. ...

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August 23, 2014

Undergraduate Information Session

Learn about bachelor's degree programs, financing your education, earning college credit for life learning, and your career options. Take a campus ...

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August 27, 2014

Prior Learning Assessment Information Session

For those interested in receiving college credit for documented college-level learning from employment, volunteer work, or other learning experienc...

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