The online Certificate in Catholic Theology enables students who are interested in Catholic Theology and service to the Church to obtain a college level certificate as a stepping stone toward an eventual Bachelor of Arts in Theological Studies. The purpose of the certificate is to develop the student’s understanding and appreciation of the Catholic faith, rooted in God’s revelation and embodied in the living tradition of the Church.
The Certificate in Catholic Theology provides an appropriate undergraduate credential for volunteers and staff of parishes, dioceses and religious institutions, and for those interested in deepening their faith through study. It also can be a stepping stone toward an undergraduate degree, as all credits earned may be applied to the Bachelor’s program.
This undergraduate certificate program consists of (18 credits).
Required Courses (12 credits)
Electives (6 credits)
6 Credits taken from any undergraduate thelogy courses
High School Diploma or GED