close

Filters

See Results

A course is an educational scheme that introduces students to an area of study. Students learn the basics of the discipline, and upon graduation they receive a diploma or certificate. What is a course in theology? Depending on the school or program, these courses can be either confessional or non-confessional. In the case of the former, students learn the tenants of a given religious tradition and… Read more

A course is an educational scheme that introduces students to an area of study. Students learn the basics of the discipline, and upon graduation they receive a diploma or certificate.

What is a course in theology? Depending on the school or program, these courses can be either confessional or non-confessional. In the case of the former, students learn the tenants of a given religious tradition and have the chance to formulate and defend their own interpretation of scripture. Non-confessional courses, on the other hand, study the ways in which religious thought has evolved through time and the impact it has had on religious practice. Coursework is generally reading and writing intensive, with an emphasis on critical and analytical thinking. 

Religion is a key component of many people's lives, and there is therefore a high demand for theological understanding. Studying theology can be quite personally beneficial in this regard. Students can come to better understand their own faith, as well as the beliefs of others.

Each program will involve different expenses, such as tuition and registration fees. These costs vary from school to school based on the school's size and location. Contact programs directly for more information. 

A course in theology, whether confessional or not, can lead to a number of careers. Students can opt to go into priesthood or join a seminary. On the other hand, students who are more interested in the academic study of religion can seek higher-level degrees in the subject and become academics in the field of religious studies. Religion also plays a key part in diplomacy, which means that particularly ambitious graduates can put their learning to use as a foundation for a career in global politics.

In the end, a course in theology can open the door to both personal understanding and a range of career options. Students who are interested in learning more about the various available programs are encouraged to utilize our searchable listing of schools. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

Read Less
Other options within this field of study: 
format_list_bulleted Filters
International Career Institute
London, United Kingdom

Getting in touch with our spirituality, beliefs, and inner faith is important for many of us. Some even go to the extent of sharing these to others. More than being a job or h ... +

Getting in touch with our spirituality, beliefs, and inner faith is important for many of us. Some even go to the extent of sharing these to others. More than being a job or hobby, they treat is as their calling. -
Courses
Full-time
Part-time
English
Online
 
IES Abroad
Rome, Italy

Our Sociology & Religion Program takes you through millennia of Rome’s religious and cultural development. Courses consider the emergence of Christianity in the Roman Empi ... +

Our Sociology & Religion Program takes you through millennia of Rome’s religious and cultural development. Courses consider the emergence of Christianity in the Roman Empire, the history of Judaism in Rome, social issues in modern Italy, and more. Opportunities to enroll in a Religious Studies or Social Science course at Università degli Studi Roma Tre add to your curriculum, and an Italian language course rounds out your Sociology or Religion focus. -
Courses
Full-time
Part-time
English, Italian
Campus
 
Japan Lutheran College
Tokyo, Japan

Although the economy and science and technology have developed wonderfully, it is a world that can not be realized that each and every human being became happy. Rather, the su ... +

Although the economy and science and technology have developed wonderfully, it is a world that can not be realized that each and every human being became happy. Rather, the sum of people weakened, the number of people who suffered from the heart has increased, and the purpose of life is difficult to see. Love is cold, hope is getting uncertain. Even religion is an era that can be seen with stinging eyes. -
Courses
Full-time
Japanese
Campus
 

Earn a scholarship worth up to $10,000

Discover the options our scholarship can give you.
Maryvale Institute
Birmingham, United Kingdom

The Ecclesiastical Licence in Catechetics is a qualification of the Holy See, distinct from an S.T.L., and has been offered by the Maryvale Institute since 2012. It is intende ... +

The Ecclesiastical Licence in Catechetics is a qualification of the Holy See, distinct from an S.T.L., and has been offered by the Maryvale Institute since 2012. It is intended for those in leadership positions in catechetics and in other positions of responsibility. -
Courses
Full-time
12 months
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
The College of the Resurrection
Mirfield, United Kingdom

Men and women come to our college to prepare for ordained ministry in the Church of England, in our sister churches within the Anglican Communion, or in other churches with wh ... +

Men and women come to our college to prepare for ordained ministry in the Church of England, in our sister churches within the Anglican Communion, or in other churches with which the Church of England is in full communion. -
Courses
English
Aug 2021
Campus
 
Baptist Bible College
Telford, United Kingdom

This is a study of Christianity from the first century through the Reformation with particular emphasis on the institutional history of the church as well as theological devel ... +

This is a study of Christianity from the first century through the Reformation with particular emphasis on the institutional history of the church as well as theological developments in the church. -
Courses
English
Aug 2021
Campus
 
Private University of Education
Linz, Austria

"Know religion (s) - develop spirituality - learn to live relationships" - this is the motto of the new curricula for the teaching degree courses in Catholic religion for prim ... +

"Know religion (s) - develop spirituality - learn to live relationships" - this is the motto of the new curricula for the teaching degree courses in Catholic religion for primary and secondary levels. -
Courses
English
Oct 2021
 
Wyoming Catholic College
Lander, USA

Theology–sacred doctrine, the study of God, the queen of the sciences. Theology is more than simply a study about God; it comes from God and leads to God. Each of these statem ... +

Theology–sacred doctrine, the study of God, the queen of the sciences. Theology is more than simply a study about God; it comes from God and leads to God. Each of these statements shapes how WCC teaches theology. -
Courses
English
Sep 2021
Campus
 
Bear Valley Bible Institute
Kenema, Sierra Leone

Women's need to gain knowledge from Bible studies and prepare for ministry is important because of the multiple roles women have in the home, church, market place, and communi ... +

Women's need to gain knowledge from Bible studies and prepare for ministry is important because of the multiple roles women have in the home, church, market place, and community. -
Courses
English
Campus
 
Assumption College For Sisters
Denville, USA

This course is a survey of the Sacred Writings shared by the Jewish and Christian communities through an examination of selected books from the Old Testament.

This course is a survey of the Sacred Writings shared by the Jewish and Christian communities through an examination of selected books from the Old Testament. -
Courses
English
Sep 2021
 
Christian Church in Georgia
Macon, USA

The College was Chartered in Atlanta in 1947, and is registered with the Secretary of State of Georgia. Christian College is authorized by the State of Georgia to grant diplom ... +

The College was Chartered in Atlanta in 1947, and is registered with the Secretary of State of Georgia. Christian College is authorized by the State of Georgia to grant diplomas, certificates and degrees in religion, religious studies, and in disciplines related to Christian Ministry. -
Courses
English
Sep 2021
 
Bethany College (WV)
Bethany, USA

The Religious Studies department at Bethany is distinctive in its dual focus on social justice and gender studies. The completion of a Religious Studies degree at Bethany Coll ... +

The Religious Studies department at Bethany is distinctive in its dual focus on social justice and gender studies. The completion of a Religious Studies degree at Bethany College is preparatory for a variety of career paths and graduate-level programs. -
Courses
English
Sep 2021
Campus
 
Calvary Chapel Bible College
Murrieta, USA

The School of Mission (SoM) is an intensive two-semester program that takes place over the course of an entire year and is designed for students whose desire is to serve the L ... +

The School of Mission (SoM) is an intensive two-semester program that takes place over the course of an entire year and is designed for students whose desire is to serve the Lord in an international, cross-cultural context. Students will be taught by teachers with years of experience in missionary service, church planting, and many other areas of cross-cultural ministry. Throughout the program, students are provided opportunities to gain first-hand experience in missions, allowing them to step out in the gifts and callings the Lord has put on their hearts. -
Courses
English
Sep 2021
 
Thomas More College Of Liberal Arts
Merrimack, USA

The program is designed to prepare participants for graduate school while helping them gain a deeper understanding of the Catholic intellectual role in today’s world through a ... +

The program is designed to prepare participants for graduate school while helping them gain a deeper understanding of the Catholic intellectual role in today’s world through a combination of seminar-style lectures, guided tours, discussions, and conversations inspired by these four great writers. -
Courses
Full-time
English
Sep 2021
Campus
 
Boston Baptist College
Boston, USA

World Evangelism has been a foundational piece of Baptist history and Boston Baptist College since its inception. Students in the Cross-Cultural Ministries program are equippe ... +

World Evangelism has been a foundational piece of Baptist history and Boston Baptist College since its inception. Students in the Cross-Cultural Ministries program are equipped with the skills and knowledge they need to spread the Gospel's message across the world’s numerous cultures. -
Courses
Full-time
Part-time
English
Sep 2021
Campus
 

TIP! If you represent a school and want to add your programs to our listings, contact us here