Graduate Studies at University of Waterloo

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Catholic Thought

Graduate Studies at University of Waterloo

Faculty:Faculty of Theology
Field of Study:Christian Studies
Thesis Based:Yes
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $9,000

This cost estimate represents the tuition for the first year.


The Master of Catholic Thought is designed for Catholics and non-Catholics who provide leadership in such areas as health care, social services, and education who need to be informed about Roman Catholic life and thought. It is also designed for those who for personal reasons wish to pursue a deeper knowledge and appreciation of the Catholic tradition. This theological education will enrich the work that its students are doing in their communities or their churches.


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
  • A four-year Bachelor's degree, in any discipline, with a minimum overall average 75%. Applicants who do not meet these requirements may be considered for admission on an exceptional basis, provided they demonstrate equivalent qualifications.
  • All application package uploads must include a Supplementary Information Form. Students should comment on their reasons for applying to the program, their academic record, their employment record, any special interest in the area of theological education, their personal interests, activities and goals.
  • The Graduate Admissions Committee will normally consider the applications only after reviewing all the required documents. Application material submitted in support of the application will not be returned.
  • Application Notes :
  • Supplementary information form
  • Transcript(s)
  • 3 references: 2 academic and 1 from employers, supervisors, other professionals and academics
  • >English language proficiency (ELP) (if applicable)
  • * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on September 29, 2022