Finish Your BA Online with Us!
Do you have 40+ credits and want to finish your BA?
Would you like to explore your faith and its implication for life, work and ministry in a Catholic university setting?
Do you have time and location limitations that keep you from attending traditional classes?
Do you have a computer and access to the Internet?
If you answered "yes" to the questions above, consider St. Thomas University's online BA in Religious Studies. It is designed for students who already have an Associate's Degree or 40+ credits from previous coursework and who want to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree.
This program meets the needs of the dioceses of Florida and their religious education teachers and reflects Florida’s rich ethnic, racial, and religious diversity. It is well suited for those who wish to better equip themselves for ministry as well those who wish to deepen and grow in their understanding of faith and how it is lived in everyday life.
Courses and Credits
The online religious studies undergraduate degree is offered in four nine-week terms a year over two years. Two courses are offered in each term. Though the program is primarily offered online, it includes a one day in-person session on the first Saturday of each term. Students can receive up to 30 additional credits for knowledge gained from life/work experience through St. Thomas University's Life Experience Portfolio Program.
Faculty and staff provide excellent support to the returning adult student, including assistance in using technology, getting back into academics, career planning and writing papers.
St. Thomas University offers discounted tuition to students enrolled in this program. In addiiton, a range of financial aid options is available.
Students will be enrolled in cohorts. The next cohort starts August 2013.
For more information on admissions, degree requirements, and curriculum, please click here.