Program Outcomes

  • Concentration in Pastoral Ministry

    • To provide a solid theological foundation for all areas of lay ministry within the Church;
    • To foster in students the ability to incorporate theological reflection within ministerial experiences;
    • To develop the personal and professional skills necessary for leadership and ministry within the local Church;
    • To provide the student opportunities to learn ministerial skills through experience;
    • To develop the pursuit of the integration of theology, spirituality, life experiences, and professional training necessary for lay ministry of quality and endurance 

    Concentration in Religious Education

    • To provide a solid theological foundation for all areas of catechetical ministry;
    • To foster in students the ability to incorporate theological reflection within ministerial experiences;
    • To develop and enhance the student’s ability to effectively teach children, adolescents, and adults the rich theological tradition of the Church; 
    • To foster the desire and the ability to pursue ongoing scholarly theological research and study, as well as religious education and catechetical formation;
    • To develop the pursuit of the integration of theology, spirituality, life experiences, and professional training necessary for lay ministry of quality and endurance.