But, Catholic schools should be held to a higher standard and too many have fallen for the lie that they must give into the ideas of our world to be consider a "good" school.
Many of the questionable classes are in the Colleges of Liberal Arts, especially the philosophy, theology, or religious studies departments - what a shame. There are classes which cover radical feminism, "gay studies", liberation theology, etc. I haven't included most of these classes, because the list would go on forever. Here is just a sampling of what you could call the modern-day underwater basket-weaving classes found in the Colleges of liberal arts...
5 Waste-of-Money Classes at Catholic Colleges and Universities
- 5 - Embodied Prayer: Exp Sacred/Ritual, Movement, Dance - Boston College
-This class has "contemporary studies of sacred and liturgical dance and their integration into ritual."
- 4 - Old Testament and Ecojustice - Gonzaga
-I am sure Moses was not aware of ecojustice when he hit the rock a second time and wasted water.
- 3 - Sexing the Past - Georgetown
-Learn about "cross-dressing, intersex and the question of same-sex erotic relations."
- 2 - Witchcraft and Power - Loyola Chicago
-"Modern witchcraft and magic beliefs and practices as New Religious Movements."
- 1 - Philosophy and Star Trek - Georgetown
-The course description starts with "Star Trek is very philosophical."