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Fr. Rene Kollar, O.S.B., DeanSchool of Humanities and Fine ArtsPhone: 724-805-2343Fax: 724-805-2812
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Distinctive features of the Theology Major at Saint Vincent College
Theology Major Requirements: (30 credits)The basic requirements are below. Majors wishing to focus on ministry, graduate schools, or teaching high school need further courses chosen in conjunction with the chair of the department.
TH 119 First Theology TH 300 Systematic TheologyTH 301 Biblical TheologyTH 499 Theology CapstoneOne course in scripture (TH 201-249)One course in moral theology (TH 250-299)One course in doctrines (TH 300-349)One course in religious traditions (TH 350-399)Two ElectivesExit Interview: 0 credits
Joint Major in Philosophy and Theology Requirements: (57 credits)The Joint Major in Philosophy and Theology was specifically designed for students who are interested in pursuing studies in both disciplines; the major will help such students to appreciate the similarities, differences, and relationship between philosophy and theology.
From Philosophy:PL 120 Logic PL 201 Ancient Philosophy PL 202 Medieval Philosophy PL 203 Modern PhilosophyPL 204 Kant and His SuccessorsorPL 206 19th and 20th Century PhilosophyPL 215 EthicsPL 240 The Influence of Philosophy on Theology, Then and NowPL 440 Senior Capstone ExamorPL 450 Senior ThesisSix credits in Philosophy Electives
From Theology:TH 119 First Theology TH 300 Systematic Theology TH 301 Biblical TheologyTH 499 Theology CapstoneOne course in scripture (TH 201-249)One course in moral theology (TH 250-299)One course in doctrines (TH 300- 349)One course in religious traditions (TH 350-399)One Theology Elective (TH 250, 255, 275, 280, 315, 320, 335, 344, 348, 365, 385)
Theology Minor Requirements (18 Credits)TH 119 First TheologyTH 300 Systematic TheologyTH 301 Biblical Theology Three other theology courses.