For students preparing for priestly ordination who possess an undergraduate Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, but who do not have sufficient preparation in Philosophy and Theology, the Pre-Theology program provides a sequence of courses that satisfies all the preparatory requirements for admission to major seminary study in accordance with the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Program of Priestly Formation (Sixth Edition, 2022).
Students whose undergraduate preparation includes one or more of the courses in this sequence may be exempted from particular requirements. The normal duration of the program is two academic years, with the following course sequence:
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