Which program is right for you?
Combine academic study at JCU with Clinical Pastoral Education training at the Cleveland Clinic
Become a Certified Lay Ecclesial Minister in the Diocese of Cleveland.
Earn your Religion Certification with courses designed around the high school curriculum
Prepare for further graduate work in Theology & Religious Studies.
Our Jesuit, Catholic Mission inspires programs that serve the Catholic community of Cleveland and beyond.
Endowed Chairs in Jewish Studies, Islamic Studies, and Interreligious Studies support a religiously diverse slate of courses and programs.
Meet Our Faculty
The Department of Theology & Religious Studies houses six full-time teacher-scholars and several part-time faculty members who bring particular expertise to the courses they teach. Strengths include Bible and early Christianity, Rabbinic Judaism, Catholic Theology and Ethics, Islam, and American Religion.