Theology & Religious Studies at John Carroll
At John Carroll, you will see strength in the way in which we embrace and engage religious pluralism, providing you with those marketable and useful skills needed for engaging diversity, equity, and inclusion more broadly. You can choose from a wide variety of courses designed to develop an engaged understanding of faith — your own and the faiths of others.
Coursework in theology and religious studies provides a solid foundation for work in any field that involves cross-cultural communication, empathetic client relationships, critical thinking, ethical decision-making, careful writing, group collaboration, or social action. It makes great preparation for graduate programs in law, journalism, medicine, political science, sociology, and many other fields. A major in Theology and Religious Studies integrates well with any other humanities or social science major; a minor complements any John Carroll major.