EDUCATIONAL EFFECTIVENESS STATEMENT
All graduates of Saint Patrick's Seminary and University satisfactorily complete programmatic requirements and fulfill the stated learning outcomes. Upon successful completion of the program, all those who are ordained receive a pastoral assignment.
Master of Divinity/Bachelor of Sacred Theology (M.Div/STB)
In 2011-12, 88 percent of graduates were ordained Roman Catholic priests. Graduates scored an average of 86 percent on the comprehensive examination process that serves as our core assessment tool designed to measure achievement and proficiency in the Four Pillars of Formation.
B.A. Completion Program
In 2011-12, 100 percent of those pursuing this degree successfully completed the program and were advanced to Major Seminary and are continuing their studies towards ordination in the Roman Catholic Priesthood.
Master of Arts in Theology
2011-12 graduates completed their degree in an average of 2 years after completion of the M.Div/STB program. Our graduates scored an average of 91 percent on the thesis defense and comprehensive examination that serves to measure the student’s proficiency in the designated area of study.