Bachelor of Arts Theology and Religious Studies
For thousands of years, religion has shaped history and culture all over the world. To learn more about various religious traditions and theology is to deepen your understanding of humanity, past and present.
All new first-year applicants to St. Scholastica will be awarded either the Benedictine Scholarship or the Access Award, upon admission to the College.
100% of traditional incoming undergraduates receive some type of financial aid. The average for scholarships, grants and/or loans is $31,841.
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Numerous internship opportunities are available that offer students significant leadership experience in religious or theological education, child or youth ministry, retreat work, or social justice. Department faculty work closely with students to identify and secure internships.
Graduates of this program are prepared for careers in Catholic or Protestant parishes/congregations, and social justice and community organizations, as well as for advanced graduate studies in theology and philosophy or in law, medicine, non-profit management.
Pair with a Language
Boost your brainpower and give yourself a competitive edge in our global economy by pairing your major with a language. St. Scholastica offers programs and courses in American Sign Language, German, Ojibwe and Spanish.
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