Major in Theology with a Minor in Secondary Education

Requirements for a major in theology (44) with a minor in secondary education (40-44 credits)

  • THEO 100 Theological Explorations
  • THEO 210 Historical Development of the Christian Church
  • THEO 220 Philosophy for Theology
  • THEO 221 Thinking Theologically
  • THEO 300 Engaging Scripture
  • THEO 390 Fundamental Moral Theology (satisfies ECS)
  • 16 credits (four courses) from a range of theological areas chosen in consultation with the student’s Department of Theology advisor. One of these courses may be EDUC 355 (Pedagogy for Theology). In addition, the following THEO electives from our Pastoral Ministry track may be particularly valuable elective choices for future teachers: THEO 380 or 381, and THEO 346 or 328.
  • 4 credits of THEO 397 Internship - cross-listed with the EDUC 362 Teaching Internship (serves as THEO Capstone)
Note to students and advisors:

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. 300 level electives can be taken anytime.