Prepare for a life of scholarship and ministry


Catholic Theological Union has a rich tradition of academic excellence and of preparing men and women for a life of ministry and service. All degree programs offer specializations or concentrations that allow you to focus on specific areas of interest, including:

  • – Asian Pastoral Theology and Ministry
  • – Biblical Spirituality
  • – Black Theology and Ministry
  • – Hispanic Theology and Ministry
  • – Intercultural Studies
  • – Interreligious Studies
  • – Liturgical Studies
  • – Mission Studies
  • – Spirituality
  • – Spiritual Formation


Our Admissions staff is available to talk through where you are in your discernment, what degree might be the best fit, and any other questions you might have.

CTU degrees are fully accredited by the Association of Theological Schools (ATS). CTU is committed to making sure all of its students receive a quality education. For more information on the ways CTU honors this commitment and holds itself accountable as an institution, read CTU’s Statement on Educational Effectiveness.