Best Colleges with Religious Education Degrees in the U.S.

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If you are seeking a degree in Religious Education, you'll find there is a large range of degrees that can be earned. A major in Religious Education is a popular major and can be found at many different colleges and universities, all of which are listed below. Our 2018 ranking of the best colleges that offer Religious Education degrees is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. You can find more information about a Religious Education degree below along with a look at schools that offer online degrees in Religious Education.

The Best Religious Education Colleges of 2017

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Duke University Durham, NC

Duke University offers 2 Religious Education Degree programs. It's a large private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 2 students graduated in the study area of Religious Education with students earning 2 Master's degrees.

Based on 24 Reviews
2 Dallas Baptist University Dallas, TX

Dallas Baptist University offers 6 Religious Education Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large city. In 2015, 90 students graduated in the study area of Religious Education with students earning 58 Bachelor's degrees, 21 Master's degrees, 10 Doctoral degrees, 1 Certificates degree.

Based on 4 Reviews
3 Grand Canyon University Phoenix, AZ

Grand Canyon University offers 2 Religious Education Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 382 students graduated in the study area of Religious Education with students earning 191 Bachelor's degrees, and 191 Master's degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews
4 Boston College Chestnut Hill, MA

Boston College offers 1 Religious Education Degree program. It's a large private university in a small city. In 2015, 3 students graduated in the study area of Religious Education with students earning 3 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
5 Emory University Atlanta, GA

Emory University offers 1 Religious Education Degree program. It's a large private university in a large suburb.

Based on 16 Reviews
6 Wheaton College Wheaton, IL

Wheaton College offers 4 Religious Education Degree programs. It's a small private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 50 students graduated in the study area of Religious Education with students earning 26 Bachelor's degrees, 24 Master's degrees.

Based on 32 Reviews
7 Liberty University Lynchburg, VA

Liberty University offers 1 Religious Education Degree program. It's a large private university in a small city. In 2015, 63 students graduated in the study area of Religious Education with students earning 63 Master's degrees.

Based on 44 Reviews
8 Biola University La Mirada, CA

Biola University offers 3 Religious Education Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 51 students graduated in the study area of Religious Education with students earning 29 Bachelor's degrees, 15 Master's degrees, and 7 Doctoral degrees.

9 Loyola University Chicago Chicago, IL

Loyola University Chicago offers 4 Religious Education Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 6 students graduated in the study area of Religious Education with students earning 5 Master's degrees, and 1 Bachelor's degree.

Based on 16 Reviews
10 Franciscan University of Steubenville Steubenville, OH

Franciscan University of Steubenville offers 2 Religious Education Degree programs. It's a small private university in a small city. In 2015, 48 students graduated in the study area of Religious Education with students earning 48 Bachelor's degrees.

List of Religious Education Schools in the U.S.

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  • Less than 2 years (below associate)
  • At least 2 but less than 4 years
  • Four or more years
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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Duke University Duke University Durham, NC
5/5
5 : 1 15,984
Dallas Baptist University Dallas Baptist University Dallas, TX
5/5
44 : 1 5,319
Grand Canyon University Grand Canyon University Phoenix, AZ
4/5
39 : 1 69,444
Boston College Boston College Chestnut Hill, MA
5/5
15 : 1 14,354
University Logo Emory University Atlanta, GA
5/5
7 : 1 13,788
Wheaton College Wheaton College Wheaton, IL
5/5
13 : 1 2,929
Liberty University Liberty University Lynchburg, VA
4/5
39 : 1 80,494
Biola University Biola University La Mirada, CA
5/5
19 : 1 6,227
Loyola University Chicago Loyola University Chicago Chicago, IL
5/5
15 : 1 16,437
Franciscan University of Steubenville Franciscan University of Steubenville Steubenville, OH
5/5
18 : 1 2,716
Azusa Pacific University Azusa Pacific University Azusa, CA
5/5
14 : 1 9,975
Brigham Young University-Provo Brigham Young University-Provo Provo, UT
2/5
24 : 1 33,469
Andrews University Andrews University Berrien Springs, MI
5/5
13 : 1 3,366
Messiah College Messiah College Mechanicsburg, PA
5/5
14 : 1 3,302
Catholic University of America Catholic University of America Washington, DC
5/5
13 : 1 6,521
Duquesne University Duquesne University Pittsburgh, PA
5/5
15 : 1 9,404
La Salle University La Salle University Philadelphia, PA
5/5
17 : 1 5,683
Moody Bible Institute Moody Bible Institute Chicago, IL
3/5
33 : 1 3,922
Concordia University-Portland Concordia University-Portland Portland, OR
5/5
28 : 1 7,182
North Park University North Park University Chicago, IL
5/5
15 : 1 3,159
Bob Jones University Bob Jones University Greenville, SC
3/5
15 : 1 3,005
Loyola University New Orleans Loyola University New Orleans New Orleans, LA
5/5
13 : 1 4,087
University of St Thomas University of St Thomas Saint Paul, MN
5/5
18 : 1 10,148
Cedarville University Cedarville University Cedarville, OH
5/5
14 : 1 3,654
Taylor University Taylor University Upland, IN
5/5
14 : 1 2,168

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Getting a Religious Education Degree Online

Schools offering online Religious Education degrees

Online Religious Education degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 382 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Religious Education degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Grand Canyon University 0 0 191 191 0
Southwestern Assemblies of God University 0 0 56 0 0
Dallas Baptist University 1 0 52 0 0
Central Christian College of the Bible 0 0 47 0 0
Crossroads Bible College 40 14 26 0 0
How many schools offer online Religious Education degrees?
  • 7 Certificates
  • 8 Associate's
  • 22 Bachelor's
  • 10 Master's

What degrees do people get in Religious Education?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 25 Colleges 30 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 126 Colleges 1,011 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 33 Colleges 107 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 18 Colleges 85 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 70 Colleges 697 Graduates

Religious Education Degree Overview

On the start of the search for Religious Education degrees, know that there are many choices for a traditional degree as well as higher education options. The most standard path for those earning a degree in Religious Education can figure a standard two to four years to earn a degree. The most common Religious Education degree earned was a bachelor's degree and it also has the widest range of school possibilities as well. The second most popular Religious Education degree that people acquire is a master's degree which expresses a focus on higher learning. This implies that the degree requires dedication to schooling and you may want to seek more than a four year time commitment. Although an associate's degree is offered at some schools, getting a traditional degree is not very common. Finding the right Religious Education degree for you not only requires the flexibility of your time and schedule but also a look into the schools the offer the degree as well as what options are available to you once you earn your degree.

Average cost of college for a Religious Education degree

Average Tuition and Fees for a 4 year Degree

Average Tuition and Fees School Control Student Residence
$20,527 Private In-State
$20,527 Private Out-of-State
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