Mission and Goals
To describe and interpret the developments, worldviews, and practices of religious traditions in a non-sectarian, academic manner for the benefit of students, faculty from other fields, and the greater Orange County community.
- To offer classes in the world’s religions within the General Education framework and for majors and minors;
- To teach in a scholarly and non-sectarian manner;
- To conduct scholarly research that contributes to an understanding of the varieties of religious thought and experience;
- To investigate in a scholarly manner the impact of the varieties of religious thought and experience on contemporary society.