Theology Minor

The theology minor introduces students to foundational and advanced courses in theology. The minor familiarizes students with the basic principles and methods of theology, and, depending upon their particular interests, enables them to apply those principles and methods to specific topics or areas of study in historical or contemporary theology.

Minor in Theology Requirements: 18 Credits

Theology Courses from Magis Core
Select 6 credits from any of the following three Magis Core components:6
The Christian Tradition
The Christian Tradition, Then and Now
The Christian Tradition:Global Visions
The Christian Tradition: Exploring the Great Questions
The Christian Tradition in Women's Voices
The Christian Tradition: Faith and Witness
200-level Scripture Course
The Biblical Tradition: Ancestors and Heroes
The Biblical Tradition: The Human Question
The Biblical Tradition: Social Justice in the Old Testament
The Biblical Tradition: Gender, Economy, and Violence
The Biblical Tradition: Sickness and Healing
The Biblical Tradition: New Testament
The Biblical Tradition: Early Christian Community and Identity
The Biblical Tradition: The Johannine Literature
The Biblical Tradition: The Synoptic Gospels
The Biblical Tradition: Messiah, Prophet, and Rabbi
The Biblical Tradition: The Gospel in Service of Social Justice
Theological Ethics Course
Theological Ethics: Applying Moral Principles
Theological Ethics: Applying Moral Principles in the Marketplace
Theological Ethics: Sexual and Gender Issues
Theological Ethics: Moral Perception and Moral Blindness
Theological Ethics: Social Action and Political Advocacy
Intermediate Theology Courses9
Select either 9 THL credits from 300-599 OR 6 THL credits from 300-599 plus 3 THL credits from 200-299 taken in addition to student's Core requirements.
Advanced Theology Course3
Select 3 THL credits from 500-599.
Total Credits18