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District of Columbia Theology Degrees

Theology Degrees: District of Columbia Career Colleges

Career College: District of Columbia Theology Programs

Looking for accredited career colleges, technical schools, and universities in District of Columbia offering Theology degrees. Do you want to studies important world religions? Theology shapes the history and the world we live in from politics to culture and social practices.

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District of Columbia Career Colleges: Theology Degrees

Why study theology?

A theology degree may sound like an antiquated course of study. You may be surprised to learn that theology is possibly one of the most relevant degree programs in modern times. After all, religion shapes the world we live in: From politics to culture and social practices. If you want to understand the modern world and its history, you have to understand religion. And that's what a theology degree can help you do.

What can I learn from a Theology program?

Theology is a demanding, challenging, stimulating academic subject that touches on a wide range of intellectual disciplines, such as:

  • philosophy
  • history
  • art
  • sociology
  • languages

Many theology programs focus on a specific religion, while others examine a range of faiths. Some theology programs are designed for students, who plan to follow a career in religious practice. These programs may include an internship or opportunities to get involved in the local community. Others are less practically focused on a specific career path.

Professions for theology majors

You don't have to be planning a career as a member of the clergy or a religious profession to choose theology as your major. A theology degree can provide you with skills that are in demand in many careers, such as:

  • Law
  • Education
  • Politics
  • Sociology
  • Management
  • Political science

In 2010, 42,820 people were employed in the clergy and 16,840 people were employed as Directors of Religious Activities and Education in the U.S.

Enroll in a Theology degree program and you can learn more about yourself and the world you live in, while preparing yourself for a rewarding future.

Author: Karin Mangan

Karin has been a freelance writer for several years. She has a PhD and a background in education and research.

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