Bachelor of Arts in Theology

Fulfill the call to serve or perform community-based career roles  

The Theology degree at Providence College School of Continuing Education will help you honor your spirituality and grapple with moral and ethical challenges, while gaining valuable career skills in the service of others. You’ll immerse yourself in Scripture and unravel the questions of moral theology. Our Dominican and Catholic heritage makes it the perfect fit for those seeking a deep theological understanding within a spiritually-rich environment. 

By the Numbers

10 Courses

30 total credits needed to complete this degree

75 Credits

Accepted for faster degree completion


Student-to-faculty ratio for a highly personalized program  

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Expand Your Faith—and Career—with A Theology Degree

A bachelor’s degree in theology from PCSCE) helps you honor your spirituality and grapple with moral and ethical challenges, all while gaining valuable career skills. Explore with 8 questions answered.

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Here we spotlight a few of the faculty contributing to this program.

Gerard Schnell  
Professor Schnell has taught religious studies at Providence College since 2000. You’ll likely have him for Foundations of Theology and other courses on world religions. He previously taught religious studies at La Salle Academy (Providence) for 30 years. 

Kathleen Troost-Kramer, Ph.D. 
Professor Troost-Kramer holds a Ph.D. in Biblical Studies from the School of Theology at Boston University. Her dissertation, “Jesus as Means and Locus of Worship in the Fourth Gospel,” is available on Amazon from Pickwick Publications. She is also a journalist, writing frequently for the Rhode Island Catholic and other publications. 

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