Theological Studies (minor) (Madrid)

The study of theology seeks to understand the interrelationship of God with humanity. It is concerned with basic life questions of the past and present, and trains students to evaluate and appreciate the most valuable and vital aspects of religious experience and thought.

Through SLU-Madrid’s minor in theological studies, you’ll enter into this investigation from an academic perspective with the aim of helping you clarify your own understanding. Saint Louis University approaches this study from the Christian Catholic tradition while respecting other religious traditions.

Minor in Theological Studies


Highlighted Courses

SLU-Madrid’s minor in theological studies requires students to complete 18 hours of coursework that meet the following requirements:

  • THEO 1000: Theological Foundations (three credit hours)
  • Two theology courses at the 2000-level
  • One theology course at the 3000-level
  • One theology course at the 4000-level
  • One additional 3000- or 4000-level theology course
Internships and Careers

A minor in theological studies complements degrees in a variety of fields, including languages and literature, social work, medicine, law or politics.

Tuition and Fees

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To apply to minor in theological studies at Saint Louis University, you must have a minimum GPA of 2.0 and complete a declaration of major/minor form, available in the Madrid Office of the Registrar.