Our curriculum continues to develop, as more core courses become available.  The four core courses are:

  • Foundations of Catholicism <link to .pdf>
  • The Catholic Intellectual Tradition <link to .pdf>
  • Catholic Themes in Literature
  • Catholic Life and Practice

Electives will complement the core courses.  Possibilities include:

  • The Catholic Novel
  • Dante’s Divine Comedy
  • Great Catholic Films
  • Women in Catholicism Yesterday and Today
  • Catholics and American Politics
  • The Catholic Middle Ages
  • Medieval Catholic Art, Architecture, and Music
  • Catholic Social Thought
  • Religious Perspectives on Business Ethics
  • The Calling of the Business Leader

All of these courses will contribute to the Religious Studies Certificate, which is administered by the McMicken College Department of Judaic Studies.  For more information, see

Religious Studies Certificate or Department of Judaic Studies