Inspired to offer quality, innovative programs, Marian University offers a 100% online Master of Arts in Education in Religious Education. The program is the expression of the commitment made by the Congregation of Sisters of St. Agnes, who founded and continues to sponsor Marian, to address concerns of people whose “faith life or human dignity is threatened in any way.”

The program is open to individuals of all religious backgrounds who minister in a variety of settings, including schools, churches, hospitals and prisons. In addition, the program fulfills the Intellectual Formation Core Competencies necessary to complete requirements for national certification as a parish catechetical leader, diocesan youth ministry leader, and youth ministry leader.

  • Affordable and convenient. You’ll be inspired by the program’s 100% online format, allowing you to complete your educational goal in a way that fits your schedule.
  • Less time. Less money. You’ll complete your degree in as little as 24 months. Marian proudly offers one of the lowest graduate tuition costs in the state!
  • Comfortable learning environment. Marian’s program is grounded in a personalized, hands-on learning approach. Expert faculty take time to get to know you and support you during class and beyond.

Classes begin in summer 2017! For more information about the Religious Education program, contact the Office of Admission at or at 920.923.7650.