Our carefully designed graduate programs help students acquire a deeper appreciation for the wisdom and beauty of Catholic tradition while developing the pastoral skills necessary for effective ministry. The School of Ministry offers the following graduate degrees (37 credit hours) and certificates (at least 18 credit hours):
We also offer a 48 credit hour master's degree in Catholic School Teaching. Please contact us if you are interested in pursuing this degree.
*The MTS does not require a concentration, although two are available. Conversely, the MPM requires concentration in one of the listed areas.
Each graduate degree requires a core of theological studies. All core courses, according to student circumstances and need, may be taken either online or on campus. With a few exceptions for the MCSL, Secondary School Teaching concentration of the MTS, and Church Management concentration of the MPM, the following core courses are part of every degree plan:
|RPS 6311. Liturgy and Sacraments||RPS 6320. Theological Reflection|
|RPS 6312. Moral Theology||RPS 6321. Old Testament|
|RPS 6313. Systematic Theology||RPS 6322. New Testament|
|RPS 6314. Church History||RPS 6010. Proseminar|