Why pursue a Certificate in Catholic Theology at Sacred Heart?
· Grow in your knowledge and love of Christ and His Church.
· Increase your confidence and your ability to defend your faith.
· Equip yourself as a missionary disciple to share the Gospel in your family, work, parish, and society.
Only Six Classes, Only 13 Credits ...
Learn the basics of the Bible and of Catholic doctrine, sacraments, morality, spirituality, and community. Study with highly qualified seminary professors who are faithful to the teachings of the Church. Complete all six classes and earn an undergraduate-level certificate.
You Select All Online or Mix-and-Match ...
Choose the combination that best fits your busy life. Take all six courses online, all in the traditional classroom, or mix-and-match online and in-classroom experiences. Take one or two classes at a time, at your own pace. Whatever works best for your busy schedule and needs. The certificate program is designed to provide you with flexibility and success.
Learning Online at Sacred Heart, You Are Not Alone ...
All online classes are active learning experiences, designed to be supportive and engaging. Each class will connect you to a dedicated seminary professor and other online students learning just like you…your online classroom. No reason to feel intimidated; our online learning system (Canvas) is very user-friendly and instructors strive to meet the highest standards in online education. Technical support is available 24/7.
Financial Aid is Available!
We are delighted to be able to offer substantial financial aid to most students who apply.
· Qualifying students pursuing Lay Ecclesial Ministry Certification through the Archdiocese of Detroit (Youth Ministers, Directors of Religious Education, Liturgical Musicians, RCIA Coordinators, Christian Service Coordinators) may be eligible for up to 80% tuition scholarship assistance
· Students living outside of the Archdiocese of Detroit boundaries and those not actively involved in lay ministry may also qualify for scholarships and tuition assistance. Click “Learn More” below for details.
Come study Catholic theology online or in the classroom with us and unleash the Gospel in your life!