Let me start off by saying it is great that you have such a hunger and thirst for knowledge. I am always glad to see this.
That being said, there are actually some United States federal regulations regarding taking students in religious studies. The short version is a minor cannot be taken as a student without written legal consent from the parent or guardian. Now, if you have a way to verify that you are over the age of 18 then its no problem.
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