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Preparing leaders for the church and the world.

The Boston College School of Theology and Ministry (BC STM) prepares students for careers and vocations within the Church and beyond.  Our programs are rooted in the Jesuit, Catholic theological tradition and focus on the whole person through a variety of course offerings and formation programs.  The rich diversity of the school includes lay and religious students from all over the world, and those who graduate from the STM pursue leadership positions where their strong theological foundation and professional preparation support mission-based careers.


90% lay students receiving scholarship related financial aid

95% job placement rate

95% job placement rate for all graduates six months after graduation

"This is a school of theology
and ministry. That means we approach theology not only as an academic discipline but also with a view that our students are going to be doing active ministry."

Thomas D. Stegman, S.J.
Dean, Boston College School of Theology and Ministry

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