Theology, BA

Theology33
Foreign Language 202 13
General Education Requirements37
General Electives47
Total Credits120

Required Theology Courses

Theology requirements are divided into four categories: Foundational (12 credits), Franciscan Studies (6 credits), Electives (12 credits), and the Senior Seminar (3 credits). Majors are also strongly encouraged to take a course in another non-Christian religion, either through their "Diversity" requirement or through an "Elective."

Foundational Requirements (All courses listed here are required of the major)12
THE WAY OF FRANCIS & CLARE
INTRO TO THE BIBLE
CATHOLIC SOCIAL THOUGHT
CATHOLIC THEOLOGY
Franciscan Studies (Choose any two courses)6
FRANCISCAN THEOLOGY FOR TODAY
ETHICAL LEADERSHIP:FRANCISCAN VALUES
FRANCISCAN SPIRITUALITY
FRANCIS & FRANC. TRADITION
Electives (Choose any four THFS courses. This includes further courses in Franciscan Studies listed above.)12
ISLAM: RELIGION & CULTURE
FAITH AND DOUBT
CHRISTIAN ETHICS
CHRISTIAN SPIRITUALITY
JESUS THROUGH THE CENTURIES
SACRAMENTS
AMERICAN CATHOLICISM
SPECIAL TOPICS
CHRISTIAN-MUSLIM REL: PAST, PRES, FUT
CHRISTIAN MARRIAGE
HEALTH, FAITH & ETHICS
EARLY HISTORY OF CHRISTIANITY TO THE REFORMATION
SPECIAL TOPICS
Comprehensive Requirement3
SEMINAR IN THEOLOGY
Total Credits33