Theology at USF

You’ll have many career options after earning your accredited and multifaceted degree in Theology from the University of Sioux Falls (USF) in South Dakota. Discover the many ways you can live your Christian faith through your Theology degree and career choices.

Whether you want to work in a Christian church setting or plan to bring your Christian faith into the community as a servant leader, you’ll find the foundation of your Theology degree useful and powerful. You’ll quickly learn how much some people need you, need Christ’s teachings and need the ways you’ll bring your faith into their lives. On USF’s campus in Sioux Falls, you’ll be equipped to mature into the person Christ wants you to be, to do your life’s work with passion and to improve our shared world in the best ways possible – all with the reputation of an accredited Christian university behind you.

Reasons to Earn Your Degree in Theology

When you study Theology on USF’s campus in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, you’ll find servant leaders and mentors among USF’s inspirational Theology faculty. The best choice for a degree in Theology is always going to be a private, Christian university, where faculty and students alike thrive together as a Christian community.

In addition, you’ll be prepared for whatever comes next in your life – after just four years of Theology study at USF:

  • Marketable skills for immediate Theology career placement
  • Strong qualifications for graduate study in Theology at top graduate schools and seminaries.
  • Experience with community service, worship leadership and Christian missions

Theology Degree Options

Earn your degree in Theology at USF, and you’ll strengthen the foundation of your faith. Start by personalizing your bachelor’s degree program to your career goals in ministry or other fields – in a church, in the community, anywhere. Your Theology degree options include:

Theology Stories

Careers for Those With Degrees in Theology

USF’s Theology graduates find rewarding jobs in top careers.

Program directors

Religious activities directors, including Bible camps, church choirs, small group coordinators and Bible study leaders

Christian education in churches or Christian schools




Youth program leaders

Community leaders

Social services, human services, community services


Theology or philosophy

Christian schools


Marriage and family counseling

Theology and Biblical Studies and Youth Ministry at USF

Do more with your degree in Theology. USF gives you opportunities beyond just earning your bachelor’s degree in Theology.
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Faith and Science Forum

Take part in discussions about the relationship between theology and science, with an open heart and open mind.

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Graduate School for Theology

Many of our Theology and Biblical Studies and Theology and Youth Ministry majors decide to pursue graduate school.

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Student Life

Find a place to belong. Be part of the USF and Sioux Falls community through student organizations.

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Campus Ministries

Put Culture for Service in action during your time on USF’s campus in Sioux Falls.

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