November 13, 2018
Online and Onsite Masters Programs
Looking for more? Take some time to grow your faith and gain your master’s with online and onsite courses and workshops for spiritual renewal and ongoing faith formation.
Felician University – Online Institute
The Felician University Online Institute provides Catholic dioceses, parishes, schools, and individuals with opportunities to pursue life-long learning in the Catholic Tradition. We help prepare adult learners to be competent and caring practitioners who hold or seek to hold leadership positions within a variety of roles within education ministry of the Catholic Church.
“While thanking you from my heart for all that you do as a catechist, for your time and your dedication, I ask the Lord to give you an open mind, so as to recreate dialogue and encounter among those whom God entrusts to you, and a believing heart so as to follow, exclaiming that He is alive and loves us as no one else does.”- Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio – now Pope Francis – Letter to Catechists of Buenos Aires, August 21, 2012
Felician College’s Online Institute for Religious Studies and Education Ministry has launched!
Course and registration payment information can be found on the website: www.felician.edu. Be sure to click on the link: Online Religious Studies – Four Week Program. Additional courses will be offered throughout the year.
St. Joseph’s Seminary & College
St. Joseph’s Seminary was founded in 1896 for the formation of men for the priesthood.
Since 1977, St. Joseph’s Seminary has offers degrees to laymen and women, men and women in consecrated life, and clergy who wish to deepen their understanding of the Catholic faith through systematic study, or who are called to serve the Church in roles of leadership.
“Educational communities play a fundamental role, an essential role in the enrichment of civic and cultural life.” – (Pope Francis at the Pontifical Catholic University of Ecuador, Quinto, 7 July 2015)
Join qualified lay men and women, consecrated religious, and clergy in earning a degree or certificate or as an auditor.
- Master of Arts in Theology
- Master of Arts in Catholic Philosophical Studies
- Graduate Certificates in Sacred Scripture or Dogmatic Theology
- St. Cecilia Academy for Pastoral Musicians
Four Locations to meet the needs of all our students. Yonkers, Huntington, Douglaston, & Poughkeepsie. For more information visit our website: www.dunwoodie.edu
The Loyola Institute for Ministry
The Loyola Institute for Ministry Online
The Loyola Institute for Ministry Online joins students from south Louisiana, from around the United States, and from around the world in a program informed by what we call “practical theology,” an approach that is informed by the themes of faith and also reads “the signs of the times” in the service of transformation.
Our students participate in a welcoming learning community, pray the graces of the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius Loyola, and benefit from being a part of a Jesuit and Catholic university with a national reputation, including an award-winning library.
Our faculty are grounded theologically, committed to teaching excellence, and contribute to research in the field. In particular, their teaching is informed by best practices and their own research in educational technology and social media for ministry. More information
The Loyola Institute for Ministry Extension (LIMEX) Onsite
Students integrate their knowledge of the Catholic faith with their own ministry. They develop ministerial proficiency by combining in-depth study of the Christian theological tradition with an appreciative and critical understanding of the contexts in which they minister. These include the socio-cultural context of their ministry, the personal context of participants’ own faith development and spirituality, and the institutional context and organizational dynamics of the ministry sites in which they work.
The Loyola Institute for Ministry Extension (LIMEX) Onsite offers the Certificate in Pastoral Studies and the Certificate in Religious Education. They are both 36 credit, continuing education certificate programs For more information click here
Franciscan University of Steubenville
Our mission as a Franciscan and Catholic university that embraces the call to dynamic orthodoxy is to educate, to evangelize, and to send forth joyful disciples.
Graduate degree programs at Franciscan University of Steubenville have three things in common: the best mission, the best faculty, and the best outcomes.
There’s the academic excellence of our eight master’s programs, which are rooted in passionate Catholicism. There’s the vital interaction of faith and reason, which leads to “a greater love for truth” and “a more comprehensive understanding of the meaning of human life” (Pope John Paul II, Ex corde Ecclesiae). There’s the excitement of living in a community of scholars who are faithful to the magisterium and guided by St. Francis’ vision of love for the Catholic Church.
In short, Franciscan University offers a fully Catholic graduate education that can transform your mind and heart while advancing your career and preparing you for your irreplaceable role in the new evangelization.