Pre-theology at JMU is not a major, minor or concentration but a recommended set of courses and experiences designed to prepare you for entrance into professional schools of religion (divinity schools, seminaries, theological schools). These professional schools prepare you for a variety of careers, such as ministry, religious education and religious work with youth and others.
You can major in any discipline you choose, although the American Association for Theological Schools recommends substantial pre-professional training in the following areas:
For more information about professional schools of religion and academic preparation, contact:
Dr. Iain Maclean, Coordinator
Phone: (540) 568-7059