The Department of Theology offers graduate students a choice of five outstanding degree-granting programs.
All five programs offer Notre Dame’s distinctive combination of resources in teaching, research, the dynamic life of a supportive academic community, and a well-rounded, person-centered preparation for service to the Church and the Academy. All five of our graduate programs are accredited by the Association of Theological Schools.
- three letters of recommendation
- a statement of intent
- CV or resume
- unofficial transcripts
- GRE scores
- English proficiency examination (if applicable).
Meet our Faculty
“As important as the New Testament text is, it comes to life only when it is placed within a community and a society of other people.”
— John Fitzgerald, on the New Testament and early Christianity within the Greco-Roman world