Interfaith Leadership Undergraduate Certificate

The Certificate of Interfaith Leadership is a multi-disciplinary certificate located within the department of Philosophy, Theology and Religious Studies that focuses on providing students with the necessary vision, knowledge base and skill set for the development of “interfaith leaders”. The certificate represents an academically rigorous curricular contribution to USJ’s commitment reflected in its core values of Catholic identity, academic excellence, and multiculturalism/diversity.

Required Courses

  • Faith, Theology in a Religiously Pluralistic World
  • Foundation in Interfaith Studies
  • Introduction to Interfaith Leadership

Electives (choose one)

  • Religion and Race in the United States
  • Social Justice in City of Hartford
  • Cross Cultural Explorations: How Religion Impacts the Visual Arts