USML | S.T.B. Core Curriculum

Baccalaureate in Sacred Theology (S.T.B.)

S.T.B. Core Curriculum

  • Those courses marked with an * are designated introductory courses and may not be used for the research requirement.  

Biblical Studies & Homiletics (18) 

*Introduction to Biblical Studies, Psalms and Wisdom (3)
Pentateuch and Histories (3)
Pauline Literature (3)
Synoptic Gospels and Acts (3)
Prophets (3)
Johannine Literature (3)

Dogmatic Theology (22) 

*Fundamental Theology (2)
*Doctrine of God, One and Three (3)
*Christology and Soteriology (3)
*Anthropology, Creation, Grace and Eschatology (3)
Ecclesiology and Mariology (3)
Ecumenical and Interreligious Dialogue (2)
Sacraments of Eucharist, Baptism, and Confirmation (3)
Sacraments of Healing and Vocation (2)
Doctrine of Priesthood (1)

Church History (12)

American Church History (2)
Formation of Catholic Tradition (3)
Medieval & Early Modern (2)
Ages of Reformation and Revolution (3)
Modern Church History (2)

Moral Theology (11)

Fundamental Moral Theology (3)
Medical Ethics and Suffering (3)
Sexuality and Vocation (3)
Social Justice (2)

Spiritual Theology (3)

*Spiritual Theology (3)

Canon Law (4) 

Canon Law I (2)
Canon Law II (2)

Liturgy and Music (3)

*Principles of Sacred Liturgy and Music (3)


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