Program Courses

CORE COURSES

Scripture & Theology

19 Credits Required 

Stage I

Scripture

Credits
THL 124 Catholic Theological Foundations 3
THL 215 Catholic Evangelization Studies 1
THL 201 Old Testament 3
THL 202 New Testament                                                                    3
   Total 10
     

Stage II

Theology

 
THL 3XX Ecclesiology 3
THL 2XX Sacramental Theology 3
THL 211 Moral Theology/Social Justice 3
  Total  9

SPECIALIZED COURSES

Minimum 6 credits in ONE of the following areas

Stage III

Specialty Ministry Track

 Credits
  Pastoral Ministry  
THL 136 Liturgy and Prayer I
THL 166 Pastoral Leadership 1
THL 137 Liturgical Rites I 1
THL 234A Pastoral Care Principles & Skills IA 1
THL 234B Pastoral Care Principles & Skills IB 1
THL 269 Introduction to Adult and Family Ministry                    1
   Total  6
  Liturgy  
THL 136 Liturgy and Prayer I 1
THL 166 Pastoral Leadership 1
THL 236 Liturgy and Prayer II 1
THL 137 Liturgical Rites I 1
THL 237 Liturgical Rites II 1
THL 268 Preparing Parish Worship 1
   Total  6
  Faith Formation  
THL 136 Liturgy and Prayer I 1
THL 166 Pastoral Leadership 1
THL 167 Catechetical Ministry to the Catechist 1
THL 239 Program Development 1
THL 261 Catechetical History and Resources 1
THL 269 Introduction to Adult and Family Ministry 1
   Total  6
  Youth Ministry  
THL 136 Liturgy and Prayer I 1
THL 166 Pastoral Leadership 1
THL 262 Principles of Youth Ministry 1
THL 266 Pastoral Care of Youth  1
THL 239 Program Development 1
THL 269 Introduction to Adult and Family Ministry 1
   Total  6
  Parish Business Administration  
THL 166 Pastoral Leadership 1
THL 135 Church Personnel Management 2
THL 235 Church Business Management 2
THL 265 Parish Finances and Accounting  1
  Total  6

CONTINUING EDUCATION & DIACONATE FORMATION

THL 234C Pastoral Care Principles & Skills IC 1
THL 334 Pastoral Care Principles & Skills II 3
THL 264 Ministry of Leading Prayer 3       
THL 337 Liturgical Rites for Deacons       1
THL 468 Canon Law 1
THL 465 Homiletics 3