Liturgical Studies and Sacramental Theology (M.A.)

Liturgical Studies and Sacramental Theology (M.A.)

Master degree
24 months
Application deadlines: January 15
Processing time: 30 days
Application fee: $60
Intakes: Spring Fall Summer
International tuition: $24,000
Domestic tuition: $24,000

Program overview

The goal of the M.A. in Liturgical Studies is to equip students for a broad range of educational, diocesan and parish ministries. It also leads to advanced study on the doctoral level. There is opportunity for some interdisciplinary study in allied academic areas such as music, architecture, etc.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



Students should possess a B.A., preferably with a liberal arts emphasis, and have completed courses in ecclesiology, christology, and a critical introduction to the Old and New Testaments. Students must show proficiency in Latin and French. The core liturgical courses are: Liturgy and Culture (TRS 741B) Liturgy: Theological and Historical Perspectives (TRS 741A) Eucharist: A Liturgical Theology (TRS 744) Liturgical Sources (TRS 740) fulfill the Latin requirement (by passing a Latin exam) fulfill a French requirement (by passing a reading exam administered within STRS.)

Career opportunities

The Catholic University of America offers graduate students a wide variety of funding, teaching assistantships, on-campus employment, and research opportunities. Please contact the department of your interest and ask about funding and teaching opportunities.

Campus location

Washington , United States