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Religion and Theology

La Salle University

48 months
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32000 USD/year
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About

Religion and Theology majors from La Salle University  have gone on to graduate school in religion and theology, as well as law school. Our graduates are employed in the non-profit sector as social workers and community organizers. They are ministers, teachers, and even project managers in the business world.

Overview

The Religion and Theology major from La Salle University recognizes that religion is a dimension of the human experience that grows out of the fundamental human desire for meaning and is one of the most significant geopolitical and cultural forces in the 21st century.

Values

Members of the Religion & Theology Department seek to embody the four commitments of a Lasallian education through the following values:

  • We practice curiosity by asking questions in order to better understand, focusing on what is in front of us when it comes to our students, maintaining active research agendas, and making creative contributions to our respective fields of study.
  • We practice empathy through listening and active presence with groups within and beyond our campus who do not yet feel at home in our University community.
  • We practice pluralism by creating spaces and events that cultivate religious diversity and multiculturalism, by using diverse methodological practices in our research and teaching, and by going out into the community to encounter and reflect on difference.
  • We use our imagination by thinking with our senses, going beyond the boundaries of the department to dream with others about what might be possible, fostering creativity on a shoestring budget, and designing aesthetic expressions of who we are and what we do.
  • We build community by providing a place of welcome and inclusion in classroom and departmental spaces, and cultivating relationships within and beyond the boundaries of the University.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Religion Matters
  • Theories and Methods in Religion and Theology
  • Rhetoric and Dialogue in Religion and Theology
  • Hebrew Bible/Old Testament
  • The New Testament
  • The Prophets of Ancient Israel
  • The Gospels
  • Catholicism in the Modern World
  • Jesus and His Mission

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  •  Application for admission
    •  An official transcript showing three years of high school scholastic records
    •  Your SAT or ACT scores
    •  An academic letter of recommendation from a teacher, counselor, parent, or school administrator
    •  Common Application or La Salle Application Personal Statement/Essay
    •  The required Common Application or La Salle Application Essay is not graded.  This essay is generally used to inform the Admissions Committee about the applicant’s interests and/or background.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32000 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    32000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32000 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Philadelphia

1313 - 2284 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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