More adult Catholics earning theology degrees through distance learning programs
Online courses provide a flexible, inexpensive alternative to traditional models
Stephanie Kornexl | OSV Newsweekly | 9/8/2010
Catholics interested in pursuing a bachelor’s or master’s degree in theology don’t have to look far to find an institution of Catholic higher education.
In fact, they only have to look to their home computer. That’s because one unconventional yet increasingly popular option is now available online through distance learning programs that allow students the opportunity to earn a degree or take classes with professors who lecture and assign coursework via the Internet.