Theology Concentration Roman Catholic Studies Bachelor of Arts

Total Credit Hours: 128

Major Credit Hours: 36

Degree Requirements

I. Core Courses (18)

19-100The Search for Faith

3

-OR

19-106Introduction to Christian Theology

3

19-200The Message of Jesus

3

-OR

19-225The New Testament

3

19-223The Old Testament

3

19-310Christian Action and Values

3

19-316A History of Christian Thought

3

19-431Research in Theology

3

II. Concentration Courses: Select three of the following: (9)

 

19-205The Catholic Church

3

19-227Catholic Sacraments

3

19-268Christian Social Teaching

3

19-280The Meaning of Jesus

3

19-281Christianity in Africa, Asia, and Latin America

3

19-285Theologies of Liberation

3

19-238The American Catholic Experience

3

III. Elective Courses (9)

Students must take three upper-level (300-level or higher) elective courses in addition to those upper-level courses in the core. A total of six upper-level courses (18 hours) must be completed for the major.

IV. Majors are required to maintain a “C+” average in their Theology courses.

V. The advanced writing requirement of the General Education curriculum is satisfied for Theology majors by the successful completion of 19-431 Research in Theology.