Explore the timeless questions of ultimate meaning and value. Because of its formative role in Western culture, Christianity serves as the point of departure for the academic study of theology; the Catholic tradition is a focus of the program, reflecting Trinity’s own origins in the mission of the Sisters of Notre Dame de Namur.
Students of religion and theology undertake a thoughtful examination and critical analysis of specific religious beliefs, worldviews, and ethical norms. Through their studies, students can enhance their own concepts of spirituality and ethical frameworks, eliciting a firm commitment to justice and a sense of responsibility for the larger society.
Students study religion and theology at Trinity as a minor, or as elective courses.