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Theology Major and Minor


Theology Major

Students who major in theology are required to take at least 33 credits in theology, including

With the exception of VTTH 203, 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.

The Department of Theology offers three different emphases for undergraduate students who major in Theology: religious education, pastoral ministry, and youth ministry.

Emphasis in Religious Education
In addition to courses required for the major, students completing an emphasis in religious education are required to take:

Emphasis in Pastoral Ministry
In addition to the courses required for the major, students completing an emphasis in pastoral ministry are required to take:

Emphasis in Youth Ministry
In addition to the courses required for the major, students completing an emphasis in youth ministry are required to take:

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Theology Minor

The Department of Theology offers three different emphases for undergraduate students who minor in Theology: religious education, pastoral ministry, and youth ministry. Students who minor in Theology must complete at least 18 credits of Theology and may select an area of emphasis:

Emphasis in Religious Education
Students who minor in theology with a religious education emphasis must take: 

*If 202 is taken, you may not take 303 to satisfy the requirements of this minor with emphasis.

Emphasis in Pastoral Ministry
Students who minor in theology with a pastoral ministry emphasis must take:

Emphasis in Youth Ministry
Students who minor in theology with a youth ministry emphasis must take:


Declaration of Major and Minor forms are available through the registrar's office.

 
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