Courses With Practicum
There are numerous courses within the Master of Divinity Program that have an associated practicum.
In the second year of theology, in conjunction with P 220 Principles of Catechesis, seminarians assist parish RCIA programs and in high school religion classes.
During the pastoral internship, seminarians take a course P 250 Pastoral Leadership, in which they are asked to show leadership skills through the development of a parish project.
During the third and fourth years of theology, seminarians take courses in parish administration, in preaching, celebrating the Mass, celebrating the sacraments of anointing of the sick and penance. Facility in celebrating the sacraments is achieved through practice scenarios.