The interdisciplinary Pre-Theology major prepares students for graduate theological studies or to specialized ministries.

About the Major

Pre-Theology majors gain the full benefits of a liberal arts education at Ohio Wesleyan. The major is interdisciplinary and requires you to take courses in a variety of academic fields, including: psychology, sociology/anthropology, and the humanities.

You will be required to take a total of five religion courses with at least one in the following areas: biblical studies, society and religion, and history of world religion. In addition, you must take five psychology, sociology/anthropology; with at least one in each department, two humanities courses, and a capstone. You have the opportunity to take up to two classes at the Methodist Theological School in Ohio, giving you an opportunity to experience seminary school before you graduate OWU.


Program Contact Info


Phillips Hall 117
Ohio Wesleyan University
Delaware, OH 43015
P 740-368-3825
F 740-368-2873

Program Contact

Chair: Dr. David Eastman
Phillips Hall 117