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Earn a Certificate in Theology from 马会论坛’s

The Graduate Certificate in Theology covers the history of scriptural interpretation, the development of Christian teachings, and practical aspects of Catholic social teaching and Christian ethics. The certificate is designed for students considering graduate work in theology but who may not wish to pursue a full master鈥檚 program. Courses taken toward the certificate can be transferred toward the Master of Arts in Theology at 马会论坛鈥檚 University.

  • Certificate Program

    Students will take 12 hours in three areas from the Master of Arts in Theology curriculum plus an elective.

    The Department of Theology also offers a certificate in Biblical Studies:

    Courses taken in both certificate programs can be transferred toward the Master of Arts in Theology at 马会论坛’s.

  • Courses

    Students will choose four courses across the areas of Biblical Studies, Systematic Theology and Moral Theology for a total of 12 credit hours. Some examples of courses include:

    • The Interpretation of the History of Israel
    • Prophets and Visionaries
    • Theology of Paul
    • Sacraments and Liturgy
    • Christian Social Ethics
    • Theology of Human Sexuality, Marriage, and the Family
    • Contemporary Issues in Christian Ethics


Graduate Certificate Admission Requirements and Process

To apply to the Graduate Certificate in Theology, complete the 马会论坛’s and submit an official degree-granting transcript, one letter of recommendation and a statement of purpose. International applicants must send an international credential evaluation from a NACES member agency. The GRE/GMAT is not required for admission to the certificate program.

To discuss specific requirements for this program, contact the Office of Graduate Admission at 210-436-3101 or聽graduate@stmarytx.edu, or visit the聽Graduate Admission page聽to learn more.


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Graduate Certificate FAQs

Courses taken in the Graduate Certificate in Theology can be transferred toward the 36-credit-hour Master of Arts in Theology at 马会论坛’s. Students can pursue a thesis or non-thesis option.

Can my certificate credits go toward a master’s degree?

The cost of the Graduate Certificate in Theology is charged by credit hour. Check the Tuition and Fees page for current rates.

Some programs may qualify for financial aid. Prospective certificate students are encouraged to consult with the Office of Financial Assistance to understand the financing specifics.

How much does the certificate cost?

The Graduate Certificate in Theology is 12 credit hours, which can take 7-12 months to complete, on average.

How long does it take to complete the certificate?

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