What can you do with a Temple University Religion degree? A lot! Your degree will take you far in your career and during your college experience, including to study abroad locations. So, make your declaration, come visit us, review your transfer options and apply in time to meet next semester’s deadlines.

What Can I Do With a Degree in Religion?

Religion students that graduate from Temple are well-positioned to enter many professional disciplines, including business, journalism, law, medicine, philanthropy and politics. Both graduate schools and prospective employers recognize that by studying religion, students engage with a wide variety of ideas, forms of communication and systems of social organization that are extremely useful in developing important professional skills.

Graduates in religion have job titles that include:

  • High School Teacher
  • Human Resources Coordinator
  • Interfaith Center Administrator
  • Journalist
  • Lawyer
  • Nonprofit Director
  • Peace Corps Worker
  • Physician
  • Religion Professor
  • Social Worker
  • Therapist

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Study Abroad Programs

Temple students can study abroad in almost any country through our programs, exchanges and partnerships with organizations around the world. The benefits of studying abroad are immense; the decision to study abroad will change your life more than any other part of your college experience. This is your opportunity to live, study and intern in another country for college credit. Where will Temple take you?


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