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Careers

Nationally, Religion majors perform exceptionally well on standardized tests for post-graduate and professional study. Religion majors are among the top three performers on the Verbal and Analytical Writing sections of the GRE for graduate school, and on the LSAT exam for law school.

In the Department of Religion at Montclair State, we maintain ties with alumni long after graduation day and are proud of their success. Here is a glimpse of our graduates’ career paths:

33% – Education (college/university and K-12 education)
24% – Helping Professions (ministry, social services, health & wellness)
22% – Business (management, marketing, training, sales)
7% – Law & Government
7% – Freelance/part-time (writing/editing, art/design)
7% – Graduate/Professional school