Sequence of Courses

Theology I: Fall Semester   Theology I: Spring Semester  
Pentateuch & Historical Literature 3 hours Synoptic Gospels & Acts 3 hours
Patristic Church 3 hours Medieval & Reformation Church 2 hours
Fundamental Theology
& Hermeneutics
3 hours Liturgy of the Hours 1 hour
Choir Practicum 1 hour Liturgical-Sacramental Theology 1 hour
Liturgical Formation I & II 2 hours Pastoral Counseling 3 hours
Introduction to the
Spiritual Life of a Priest
2 hours Christology & Soteriology 3 hours
Graduate Reading & Writing 1 hour Ecclesiology & Ecumenism 3 hours
Supervised Ministry Ia 1 hour Supervised Ministry Ib 1 hour
Total: 16 hours Total: 17 hours
       
Theology II: Fall Semester   Theology II: Spring Semester  
Pauline Literature 3 hours Prophetic Literature 2 hours
Anthropology, Sin & Grace 3 hours Priestly Identity, Celibacy, & Ethics 3 hours
Fundamental Moral Theology 3 hours Baptism & Confirmation 2 hours
Pastoral Theology 2 hours Social Ethics 2 hours
Supervised Ministry IIa 1 hour Introduction to Canon Law 3 hours
Elective 1 2 hours Introduction to Homiletics 3 hours
(Elective 2 may be taken this semester)   Supervised Ministry IIb 1 hour
    Elective 2 2 hours
Total: 14 hours Total: 18 hours
       
Theology III: Fall Semester   Theology III: Spring Semester  
Summative Evaluation Seminar I 1 hour Summative Evaulation Seminar II 1 hour
Marriage, Family, & Sexuality 3 hours Modern & Contemporary Church 2 hours
Advanced Homiletics 3 hours
Spiritual Theology
& Spiritual Direction
3 hours
Pastoral Issues 2 hours Deacon Practicum 1 hour
Religious Education 2 hours Liturgy of the Eucharist 3 hour
Supervised Ministry IIIa 1 hour Marriage & Holy Orders 2 hours
Elective 3 2 hours Supervised Ministry IIIb 1 hour
    Elective 4 2 hours
Total: 14 hours Total: 15 hours
       
Theology IV: Fall Semester   Theology IV: Spring Semester  
Johannine Literature 3 hours Psalms & Wisdom Literature 3 hours
Catholic Church in the United States 2 hours Priest Practicum 1 hour
Sacramental Law 3 hours Medical Ethics 2 hours
Creation & Eschatology 2 hours
Mystery of the Triune God
& World Religion
3 hours
Penance, Anointing, & Burial 3 hours Mariology 2 hours
Supervised Ministry IVa 1 hour Supervised Ministry IVb 1 hour
Elective 5 2 hours Elective 6 2 hours
Total: 16 hours Total: 14 hours