Study Catholic Theology Online
The Satellite Theological Education Program (STEP) in the Institute for Church Life offers you the opportunity to study theology in a small online community. Courses are:
- High-quality: created by nationally-recognized theology faculty
- Flexible: ideal for your busy schedule
- Enriching: designed for you to deepen your understanding of the Catholic faith
You can also study theology in Spanish with our sibling program, Camino.
Take a Course this Spring
Enrollment and admission are open to the public; class sizes are limited to foster community. Most courses are six weeks in duration. Explore and register from our complete catalog.
Courses Starting on April 17
- Breaking Open the Word
- Can We Write a History of Jesus?
- Catholic Prayer
- Christian Doctrine for Catechists III
- Doctrine of Salvation in Jesus Christ
- Eucharist: Source/Summit of Christian Life
- Letters of St. Paul
- Liturgical Music
- Mary as Mother: Symbol of Life and Hope
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Courses Starting on June 12
- Biblical Literary Forms
- Catholic Faith and Tradition for Teachers
- Christian Conscience and Ethical Dilemmas
- Core Course: Intro to the Catholic Faith
- El Camino de la Fe: Doctrina Católica
- Intercultural Church: Foundations/Practices
- Intro to the New Testament
- Liturgy: Guide for the Perplexed
- RCIA: Can We Get the Rite Right?
- Women and Catholicism in the U.S.
- Youth Ministry 101