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Online, Distance Education
CTU has partnered with Catholic Extension to offer education to lay leaders in mission dioceses working in the Church. This is a five-year degree program, which results in a Master of Arts in Pastoral Studies.
Courses are completed primarily online, enabling the student to remain in his or her local diocese.
CTU open houses are designed for those discerning graduate study in theology and ministry. Online open houses are hour-long webinar sessions that cover the topics below. Those registered will receive a link a few days before the open house which will grant them access to the virtual meeting room.
- Explore CTU's degree, certificate, and continuing education programs
- Learn how to apply and what to submit in the admissions process
- Find out about financial assistance options (e.g., scholarships, student loans)
Overview of the International Women's Scholarship Program
Catholic Theological Union (CTU) offers a limited number of full-tuition scholarships to lay women from developing countries who want to enhance their existing ministerial experiences through the study of theology. These scholarships cover tuition, housing, health insurance and a book allowance, as well as provide a personal stipend for up to two years.