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Theology Major and Minor


Theology Major

Students who major in theology are required to take at least 31 credits in theology, including

With the exception of THEOL 200, any core course that a student is counting for any form of the major in theology will include extra work to raise it to the level of a major course.

Emphasis in Religious Education
In addition to courses required for the major, students completing an emphasis in religious education are required to take THEOL 205, 353 or 355 or 356 and 365; EDUC 206 or 210, and 436 with any necessary prerequisites.

Emphasis in Pastoral Ministry
In addition to the courses required for the major, students completing an emphasis in pastoral ministry are required to take THEOL 351, 352, 353 or 355 or 356, 365 and 480.

Emphasis in Youth Ministry
In addition to the courses required for the major, students completing an emphasis in youth ministry are required to take THEOL 351 or 352, 353, 356, 365 and 480.

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Theology Minor

Students who minor in theology must complete at least 18 credits of theology and may select one of the following areas of emphasis"

Emphasis in Religious Education

Students who minor in theology with a religious education emphasis must take THEOL 200; one of the following: 202, 204, 205, 207, 208 or 210 (202 should not be selected if 303 is taken); 301 or 303; 300; 353 or 355 or 356; 365; EDUC 206 or 210; EDUC 436.

Emphasis in Pastoral Ministry

Students who minor in theology with a pastoral ministry emphasis must take THEOL 200; one of the following: 202, 204, 205, 207, 208 or 210; 300; 351; 352; 353 or 355 or 356; 365; and 480.

Emphasis in Youth Ministry

Students who minor in theology with a youth ministry emphasis must take THEOL 200; one of the following: 202, 204, 205, 207, 208 or 210; 300; 351 or 352; 353; 356; 365; and 480.

 
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