B.A. in Theology goal

The comprehensive educational goal of the theology curriculum is theological literacy, that is, an intellectual formation — to a level legitimately expected of graduates of a Catholic university — that habituates students, through investigation of various theological sources, to approaches, responses, and critiques appropriate to this academic discipline: “faith seeking understanding.”

By the end of their program of studies, students will be able to:

Theology Major Learning Outcomes and Assessment Plan

Seek not to understand that you may believe, but believe that you may understand.



Theology Department Mission Statement

Theology Department Mission Statement

Marquette University defines itself as Christian, Catholic, Jesuit, urban, and independent. The Department of Theology functions within the university to investigate and understand the Catholic tradition, its relation to other Christian communions, and to other religions of the world. Read more of our mission statement.