Major in Theology with a Concentration in Pastoral Ministry

Requirements for a major in theology (44) with a concentration in pastoral ministry (10-16 credits)

16 credits (four courses) of electives that support the concentration, as outlined below:

One course in Theology and Human Diversity

And three courses, from three of the four following areas:

Theology of worship with practical application

Theology of pastoral care with practical application

Theology of catechesis with practical application

Theology of spirituality with practical application

Additional credits in the Concentration:

Note to students and advisors:

Students in this concentration should aim to take THEO 380 in sophomore or junior year. Otherwise, the 200 level courses are ideally situated earlier in the four year plan, certainly before senior year. The 300 level major courses are best situated in junior and senior year. Remaining 300 level electives can be taken anytime.

College of Saint Benedict
Saint John’s University

Kari-Shane Davis Zimmerman
Chair, Theology Department
CSB Richarda P5