"Religion" or "Theology"?
Fordham has two religion-related departments, and it matters which one you research, contact, or apply for. Even though both concern the study of religious issues, it helps to find the one that suits your specific interests:
The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Theology is a department for the academic study of theology. Graduate students who enter this department are prepared for academic careers and professorships as well as exploring other interests. You can reach the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Theology as follows:
Phone: (718) 817-3240
The Graduate School of Religion and Religious Education is a department for preparation for pastoral ministry. Graduate students who enter this graduate school are prepared for religious education, pastoral counseling, and spiritual direction. You can reach the Graduate School of Religion and Religious Education as follows:
Phone: The graduate admissions office at (718) 817-4416 will be happy to handle your inquiry.