Divinity from St. John’s Seminary is a first professional degree whose purpose is to prepare students for effective ministry in the Church.
Graduates with Divinity from St. John’s Seminary will be able to:
- demonstrate a personal rootedness, professional competence, and commitment to ongoing formation in the Roman Catholic tradition essential for developing ministerial identity and mission
- demonstrate the skills essential to be an effective communicator, teacher, and homilist of the Word of God in today’s world
- demonstrate the habits essential to becoming a man of prayer who is willing, able, and competent to lead others in prayer and worship through effective liturgical presiding according to the mind of the Church.
- demonstrate effective, competent, and professional pastoral skills necessary for the multiethnic and multicultural context of parochial ministry for the Catholic priesthood
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- Patristics and Early Church History
- Ministry Experience
- Christian Anthropology
- Christology and Soteriology
- Historical Books
- Contemporary Preaching
- R C I A and Evangelization
- 48 months
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We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- A baccalaureate degree or its equivalent from an institution of higher learning accredited by a principal and recognized regional accrediting organization
- An undergraduate grade point average of 3.0 or higher, or a standardized test score that demonstrates likelihood of successful learning at the graduate level.
- Resume of ministry experience and statement of purpose
- Letters of recommendation
- Transcripts: official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate institutions attended
- Standardized tests - GRE, TOEFL
- Citizenship a. Proof of U.S. citizenship; or Documentation of immigration status
International20800 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 20800 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
National20800 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 20800 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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