Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology is committed to
providing education and formation of the highest quality for
priests, permanent deacons, and lay ministers. The school has
developed a variety of tools to assess achievement and degree
Faculty and staff regularly review this assessment data, and the
school provides ample support to promote student success.
The charts at this
link offer a brief picture of our data for the past
school year and for the past three years. These are the most basic
measures of the demographic make-up of our graduating students,
their academic and post-graduation achievement, and for our
Graduate Theology Programs, the average time taken to complete the
Master of Divinity Ordination Rates: The
ordination rate for seminarians receiving the MDiv at Saint Meinrad
is 100% for both 2015 and 2013-15.
Master of Arts (Catholic Philosophical Studies) (MACPS)
Matriculation Rates: 92% of 2015 Catholic
Philosophical Studies graduates entered further study toward the
MDiv or entered religious life. The same was true for 81% of MACPS
graduates from 2013 to 2015.
Time to Degree Completion: 2014-15 MA(T) and
MA(PT) graduates completed their degree in an average of 4.5 years,
while MTS graduates completed their degree in just over 7 years.
For 2013 through 2015, MA(T) graduates completed the degree in 4
years, MA(PT) graduates in 4.25 years, and MTS graduates in 5.5