Catholic Heritage Program Requirements

The 18-credit-hour minor consists of two foundational courses, a capstone seminar project, and a selection of electives chosen from the areas of philosophy, English, history, and sociology.

Catholic Heritage Minor

Requirements

Courses are selected in consultation with a mentor from the department of religious studies. A grade point average of 2.00 is required for all courses taken in residence that may be applied to the minor.

Foundational Courses - 6 credits

  • REST 102C - P2 Introduction to Roman Catholicism
  • REST 262C - P5 New Testament

Electives - 9 credits

Choose THREE courses from at least two of the following departments.

Philosophy
  • PHIL 221C - P2 Metaphysics
  • PHIL 222P - P2 Philosophy of Religion
  • PHIL 312C - P2 Medieval Philosophy
  • PHIL 350C - P2 Renaissance Seminar
English
  • ENGL 170 - LC Fantasy and/in History 
    (Only offered as part of a Learning Community)
  • ENGL 293 - P1 Early English Literature
History
  • HIST/REST 250C - P2 History of the Papacy
  • HIST 333 - European Catholic Historical Thought
Sociology
  • SOCI 490 - Internship
    (in Catholic facilities e.g., Catholic charities, Catholic schools, Catholic family center, Catholic media, etc.)

Capstone Seminar Project - 3 credits

  • REST 496 - Independent Study

Total: 18 credits


Note: The information here is provided for informational purposes only. For exact requirements as well as course descriptions, visit the Undergraduate Catalog.