Accelerated Degree Programs

Philosophy & Religion

The mission of the Department of Philosophy and Religion is to engage students in the process of considering carefully and examining critically the horizons of ultimate significance which provide the conceptual frameworks by which societies and individuals judge and act.


Courses offered in the Department of Philosophy and Religion intend to have students:

  • Think critically
  • Engage multiple perspectives
  • Read primary and secondary texts in the fields of Philosophy and Religion
  • Atticulate and sustain a well conceived position

In addition to offering courses for all students, the Department provides interested students the opportunity to pursue a focused plan of study leading to a variety of minor concentrations or a self-designed major concentration.

Students majoring in Philosophy and religion, in addition to meeting the above objectives, will:

  • Acquire a survey knowledge of their chosen area
  • Demonstrate the ability to engage in sustained research

What can you do with this degree?

  • Administration
  • Adult Ministries
  • Advertising
  • Advocacy
  • Building Management
  • Camp Administration
  • Campus Ministry
  • Chaplaincy
  • Church and Community Development
  • Civil
  • Clergy
  • Commercial Art
  • Community Centers
  • Congressional Staffs
  • Counseling
  • Criminal
  • Day Care, Children and Adult
  • Editing
  • Education
  • Environmental
  • Evangelism
  • Family Life Center Management
  • Financial/Debt Counseling
  • Food Bank/Emergency Ministries
  • Human Resources
  • Institutional
  • Insurance
  • Journalism
  • Leisure Ministries
  • Lobbying
  • Management
  • Marketing Research
  • Medical
  • Metropolitan Ministries
  • Military
  • Missionary Outreach
  • Music
  • Public Relations
  • Publishing
  • Radio
  • Religious Education
  • Research
  • Residential Living
  • Retail
  • Sales/Marketing
  • Social Services
  • Student Affairs
  • Teaching
  • Television, Radio and Films
  • Vocational Training
  • Writing
  • Youth Ministries

What will your Albertus experience be?

Accelerated degree programs at Albertus Magnus offer you the flexibility to earn the degree you seek in the format that best fits your busy schedule and lifestyle. All programs are accelerated. At Albertus, you customize your learning experience - while we support your success! Your enrollment advisor will guide you through your options, which include:

  • An Accelerated Degree Program format that allows you to choose up to two courses to complete during each 8-week module.

Programs also feature these delivery options:

  • A blended format (combination of on-ground and online delivery)
  • Face-to-face at a location near you