Humanities and Fine 艺术s 未成年人


A minor in 艺术 offers 学生 the opportunity to achieve a level of proficiency in a medium area of their choice that may serve to complement their major or for their own personal development. Students may choose a concentration in one of the following areas: Ceramics, 画, 平面设计, 绘画, 版画, or Stained Glass).

Total Requirements: 21 credit hours

Catholic Studies

The minor in Catholic Studies is designed to preserve and enrich the Catholic tradition of dialogue between faith and reason in a manner that respects diverse faith traditions. Students examine the Catholic intellectual heritage through an interdisciplinary liberal arts program that seeks to shape the character of the whole person within the spirit of St. Angela Merici, founder of the Ursuline order.

Total Requirements: 21 credit hours


The study of 文学 and language encourages clarity and originality of thought and expression, and fosters the growth of individual moral and aesthetic judgment.

Total Requirements: 24 credit hours


Students who choose to pursue a minor in 音乐 may tailor their own 教育 path that will provide knowledge about music history, 音乐理论, and general musicianship.  This core of elective offerings is available to 学生 in all disciplines who choose the study of music for cultural enrichment.

Total Requirements: 15/16 credit hours


A minor in philosophy exposes 学生 to the perennial problems of philosophy and the different answers proposed to those problems. Students are provided the opportunity to explore the dialogue between faith and reason.

Total Requirements: 21 credit hours


A minor in Spanish offers a study of the Spanish language, 文学, and culture and provides 学生 with a competitive career advantage.

*Program currently not admitting new 学生.

Total Requirements: 24 credit hours


An academic minor in 剧院 offers 学生 the opportunity to add a theatre perspective to another major by including training in the technical, 表演, 历史, and literary aspects of theatre.  Students have access to high quality technology, computer systems, and other production equipment designed specifically for theatre arts. Opportunities to work at Owensboro’s premiere performing arts venue, the RiverPark Center (RPC), as well as the 剧院 Workshop of Owensboro, are available as part of technical and practicum course offerings.

Total Requirements: 21 credit hours


The 神学 program at Brescia University is grounded in the Roman Catholic faith tradition. The program reflects the Second Vatican Council’s commitments to ecumenism, religious liberty, a deeper study of the wellsprings of the sources of the Catholic tradition, and a reaffirmation of traditional religious vocations. A minor in 神学 provides a sound enrichment opportunity for those 学生 who wish to pursue a career in an area other ministry.

Total Requirements: 27 credit hours

Women’s Studies

The minor in Women’s Studies is an interdisciplinary program that focuses on women and gender, challenging 学生 to acquire new perspectives and interpretations of women’s diverse experiences, 他们的历史, and their changing roles in society. Courses in the Women’s Studies minor encourage 学生 to link critical thinking to empowerment and social responsibility.

The minor in Women’s Studies complements most majors and is relevant to both male and female 学生 seeking a liberal arts 教育. Students considering careers in law, 医学, 社会工作, 教育, 咨询, 业务, 政治, along many other fields, will benefit from the content and the analytical skills emphasized in Women’s Studies courses.

Total Requirements: 21 credit hours