Doctorate in Sacred Theology (STD)

Program Description

 The Doctorate in Sacred Theology (Sacrae Theologiae Doctor, STD) is a program of at least four semesters for the Canonical Doctorate in Theology. 


STL or equivalent magna cum laude. If students have not obtained the Licentiate at the ITI, they may have to take courses in order to complete their preparation.


Preparatory year, one-hour lectio coram with discussion, and thesis of 200-250 pages. In the first year of their studies, annus ad doctoratum, Doctoral candidates study a list of texts prepared by them under the supervision of an instructor, who will also act as their adviser during the writing of their dissertation.

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