Theology, M.A. | Online (optional) | Ohio Dominican University | Columbus, United States
12 months
11250 USD/year
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Theology from Ohio Dominican University prepares you for life and work in ministry, as well as for further studies at the doctoral level. 


Theology from Ohio Dominican University focuses primarily on the needs of the Diocese of Columbus for lay pastoral associates, directors of parish schools of religion, youth ministers, high school religion teachers and campus ministers.


  • Teach Religion at Catholic high schools
  • Teach as adjunct faculty at a college or university
  • Work as Director of Parish School of Religion
  • Work in Diocesan offices in a variety of roles
  • Assist in health care institutions as coordinators of prayer services

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Theology
  • Prophetic Literature
  • Synoptic Gospels and Acts 
  • Trinitarian Theology   
  • Christology   
  • Ecclesiology 
  • Moral Theology  
  • Catholic Social Teaching

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH


On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Interview with the director.
  • Complete an online graduate application.  
  • Pay a $25 application fee. 
  • Send official transcripts to the Office of Graduate Admissions from all post-secondary institutions attended.
  • Provide three professional/academic letters of recommendation to the Office of Graduate Admissions. 
  • Write a three- to five-page essay that identifies your academic and/or ministerial goals. 
  • Undergraduate cumulative GPA of a 3.0/4.0 or higher is recommended for admission.
  • Proof of English Proficiency
  • Declaration of Finances
  • Evidence of Financial Support

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11250 USD per year during 12 months.

national: $540/credit

Living costs for Columbus

940 - 1520 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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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