Minor in Humanities


A humanities minor is a great asset to many majors. In the minor, you’ll choose from a variety of electives in Fine Art, Literature and Philosophy.

Course Requirements

Curriculum & Requirements

Humanities Minor

A Humanities minor is designed for students who wish to broaden and deepen their understanding and skills in selected areas of the traditional liberal arts.


  • HUMN courses emphasize analysis, history and theory of a subject;
  • practicums, workshops, internships, studio and applied courses are usually not applicable;
  • students should seek prior approval of the program coordinator for course selections.
Required Courses–in addition to courses used for BACRs 20
Choose from at least two of these areas: Fine Arts—Literature—Philosophy  
Select 5 credits, elective, in one of the three areas listed above or in another area of study (e.g., social sciences)  
At least 10 credits must be at the 300-level or above  
No more than 10 credits may be counted from any one department except HUMN  
Total Hours 20

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Garrett Kenney

Professor; Program Director of Humanities and Religious Studies
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Patterson Hall 229G
  • PhD, Educational Leadership, Gonzaga University (1994)
  • MA, Religious Studies, Gonzaga University (1986)
  • BA, Religious Studies, Whitworth University (1980)

New Testament Studies, Religious Studies, Humanities