Careers in Theology/Religious Studies
"But what can I do with a major in Theology? . . ."
Students who have graduated with a BA in Theology in the last 10 years are now serving in
- parishes, as pastor, assistant pastor, rector, director of religious education, disabilities director, music ministry
- high schools, as campus minister, teacher of religion, English, science, etc.
- colleges, as campus minister, administrator
- hospitals, as pastoral outreach coordinator, orthopedic surgery resident
- retreat work
- social service agencies, as counselor, director, literacy caseworker
- business, as marketing manager, financial services representative
Many are continuing their study of theology in MA and Ph.D. programs as well as seminaries across the country. Others are pursuing advanced studies in
- art history
- clinical psychology