Catholic Theology, Certificate | Online | University of Notre Dame | United States
1 months
992 USD/full
992 USD/full
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The Catholic Theology is a program specifically designed for individuals who are interested in learning more about the Catholic faith. The program at the University of Notre Dame is well suited for lay leaders in the Church who seek more formal theological training or individuals desiring to broaden and deepen their understanding of theological studies.


The Certificate provides students with an opportunity to explore the academic study of theology. It suitable for those wanting to pursue theological training without the commitment to a full degree program.

By the end of the Certificate program at the University of Notre Dame, you will be able to articulate your faith in a clearer and more dynamic way. Through the series of required courses, you will delve into the foundational truths of your faith. Our courses foster study, reflection, and application within a community of learners.


The Catholic Theology may enable you to:

  • Demonstrate competence in a given theological discipline.
  • Meet diocesan or national certification standards for the intellectual dimension of faith formation for diaconate or lay ecclesial ministry.
  • Pursue further theological studies.
  • Serve as a staff member at a local parish.

Programme Structure

A Certificate of Catholic Theology is available for the following areas of study:

  • Doctrine
  • Liturgy
  • Scripture
  • Catechesis

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 1 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Sign up and successfully complete the Foundations of Catholic Belief course.
  • Complete the Application for the Certificate of Catholic Theology Program in your area of interest. 
  • You will be contacted within one week following your Application for an initial advisory session. The advisory session will verify your course schedule, discuss the final assignment options, and answer any questions you have.
  • Once the initial advisory session is complete, register for the Certificate of Catholic Theology program in your area of interest.
  • Register for and complete the required courses for your program area. Course registration is available one year in advance of the course scheduled start date.
  • Complete the final assignment for your program area.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    992 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 992 USD for the full programme during 1 months.
  • National

    992 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 992 USD for the full programme during 1 months.
  • The cost of the Certificate program is $299 plus the costs of the individual courses ($99.00 or less if your diocese is a partner diocese).


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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