Jobs Relevant to a Religious Studies Degree
Whether you’re a current student or a recent graduate, the 1st step to finding a job with your religious studies degree is to find out what occupations are directly and indirectly relevant to it.
The 2nd step is… to apply for jobs!
Below you can accomplish both tasks; we’ve listed jobs you can pursue that are directly related to your degree - jobs within a community of faith, as well as jobs that are indirectly related to your degree.
Directly Related Jobs
Below are job postings in professions that are directly related to your religious studies degree:
Campus Minister Jobs
Community Outreach Coordinator Jobs
Cultural Administrator Jobs
Diocese Director Jobs
Military Chaplain Jobs
Ministerial Youth Worker Jobs
Non-Profit Administrator Jobs
Pastoral Animator Jobs
Pastoral Officer Jobs
Pastoral Services Coordinator Jobs
Religious Activities Director Jobs
Volunteer Coordinator Jobs
Job Postings Indirectly Related to Religious Studies
Below are some jobs that are still related to your religious studies degree. Rather than being related by subject matter, these jobs are relevant to your degree because the transferrable skills this degree will teach you can be utilized in these occupational fields. Such skills may include articulating and communicating ideas, cultural literacy, intellectual analysis, and many others.
Addictions Counsellor Jobs
Child Care Worker Jobs
Customer Service Representative Jobs
Elementary School Teacher Jobs
High School Teacher Jobs
International Aid Worker Jobs
International Development Project Director Jobs
Media Manager Jobs
Parole Officer Jobs
Political Scientist Jobs
Sales Representative Jobs
Religious Studies Careers Guide
Want to know more about where a religious studies degree can take you? Take a look at our Religious Studies Careers Guide for detailed occupational information on relevant career paths.
In this guide, we’ve included job descriptions, expected salaries, educational requirements for each career, and other pertinent information. We’ve also included religious studies-specific scholarships to help you pay for school!