Santa Clara University

Jesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara University in Berkeley

Master of Theological Studies (M.T.S.)


Are you engaged in ministry or a working professional interested in theological enrichment?  Would you like to become theologically literate in the scriptures, the doctrinal history of the Catholic Church, and the ethical significance of that doctrine in the 21st century church?  The Master of Theological Studies degree program provides students with a broad foundation in the Catholic theological vision and also offers areas of concentration in liturgy, history, spirituality and ethics.  JST accommodates students who complete the program on a full-time or part-time basis: evening and weekend course offerings are available.

Admissions Deadline: July 1st

**After July 1st, contact admissions directly.


  1. A bachelor's degree, or its academic equivalent, completed with at least a 3.0 (B) Grade Point Average.
  2. The applicant should have a background in theology or religious studies, either through formal coursework or its equivalent.
  3. The applicant should have been involved for at least one year in active ministry or its equivalent. (or like M.Div.."preference is given to..")

**Click here for more specific information about this program.

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Contact Admissions
Please refer all inquires, including requests for application forms, directly to:

Admissions Department

Maureen Beckman

Assistant Dean of Enrollment Management and Marketing
Phone: (510) 549-5016

Kristin Casey
Associate Director of Enrollment Management
Phone: (510) 549-5013

Mailing Address:
Jesuit School of Theology of Santa Clara University
ATTN: Admissions
1735 LeRoy Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94709