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RELIGIOUS STUDIES

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Learn more about the religions that shape the lives of people from across the globe and about the elements of religion that take on new forms today.  Enroll in one of the many interesting classes offered.

Religious Studies at Palomar College is part of the Behavioral Sciences Department.

Currently, the program has one full-time member of the faculty and four adjunct faculty.

Religious Studies offers courses in World Religions, Religion in America, Religion in American History, Ritual/Symbol/Myth, Introduction to Judaism, Islamic Cultures, and History of Christianity.  Each class satisfies General Studies requirements for University of California and California State University institutions.

Direct all inquiries about the Religious Studies Program to Craig Forney at (760) 744-1150 extension 3935, cforney@palomar.edu.

FULL TIME FACULTY

Craig Forney, Ph.D., extension 3935, cforney@palomar.edu


PART TIME FACULTY

Hal Lingerman, hlingerman@palomar.edu

Elisabeth Nicholes, enicholes@gmail.com

Jacqueline Smith, jackwin1@hotmail.com

Jay Wesseloh, extension 5049, jweseloh@palomar.edu

 

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