Admission Requirements

The following criteria must be met for admission to graduate degree and certificate programs offered by the Neuhoff School of Ministry:

  • A fully completed online application.
  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university.
  • A minimum undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale.

Students seeking consideration for the Master of Catholic School Leadership must also meet the following criteria:

  • Two (2) years of teaching experience.
  • A letter of recommendation from a supervisor. 

NOTE: Students who have deficiencies in their preparation may be admitted conditionally.  

Note: Per Texas House Bill SB1107, the School of Ministry requires first-time, transfer or readmitted students under the age of 30 to provide the university with evidence of vaccination against bacterial meningitis. 

News

You Can Do What with a (Spanish) Degree?

His first step was to enroll in physician’s assistant school at Baylor’s College of Medicine, a career trajectory to which he had aspired since his early childhood. Nowadays, Jonathan Cunningham, BA ’17, is dedicated to the vocational pursuit of comfort and healing at MD Anderson in Houston, among the largest cancer treatment centers in the U.S., where he was once a chemotherapy patient himself.

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History Alumnus Heads National Catholic Bioethics Center

During his Rome semester in 1991, Joseph Meaney, BA '93, with his friends (now Father) Kevin Cook, BA '94, and (now Texas State Representative and UD Trustee) Tan Parker, BA '93, attended a private Mass with Pope St. John Paul II. Several weeks earlier, they had hand-delivered a letter to the Swiss Guards outside St. Peter's requesting the Mass and including their contact information; at last, they'd received the phone call instructing them to be at the Bronze Gates at 5 a.m.

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