Department of Theology and Religious Studies


Faith, Reason, and Culture

● Investigate the relationships among faith, reason, and culture - in global contexts.

● Study Catholicism in dialogue with other Christian traditions and world religion.



Primary Major (30 credit hours)

Secondary Major (24 credit hours)

Minor (18 credit hours)

Certificate in Pastoral Studies (12 credit hours)

Combined Bachelor of Arts/Master of Arts


Faith Engaging Culture

● Investigate the intersection of theology and culture.

● Study theology within the Augustinian tradition.

● Synthesize the Augustinian ideal of unity, truth, and compassion.

● Pursue theological inquiry from interdisciplinary perspectives.

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Dr. Peter Spitaler

Undergraduate Program
Dr. Mark Graham

Graduate Admissions & Financial Aid
Dr. Timothy Brunk

Graduate Programming
Dr. Christopher Barnett

Ph.D. Program
Dr. Peter Spitaler

Assessment Coordinator
Dr. José Irizarry

Mailing Address
Villanova University
Dept. of Theology & Rel. Stud.
Saint Augustine Center 203
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085

Phone: 610.519.4730
Fax: 610.519.6697

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