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.
Minor in Catholic Heritage
Courses are selected in consultation with a mentor from the department of religious studies. Please refer to the appropriate department for descriptions of the below courses.
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 (3)
- REST 262C – P5 New Testament (3)
Electives – 9 credits
Choose THREE courses from at least two of the following departments.
- PHIL 221C – P2 Metaphysics (3)
- PHIL 222P – P2 Philosophy of Religion (3)
- PHIL 312C – P2 Medieval Philosophy (3)
- PHIL 350C – P2 Renaissance Seminar (3)
- ENGL 170 – LC Writing in Context (3)
(Only offered as part of a Learning Community)
- ENGL 293 – P1 Early English Literature (3)
- HIST/REST 250C – P2 History of the Papacy (3)
- SOCI 490 – Internship (3)
(in Catholic facilities e.g., Catholic charities, Catholic schools, Catholic family center, Catholic media, etc.)
Capstone Seminar Project – 3 credits
- REST 496 – Independent Study (3)
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.