Financial Aid and Tuition Assistance

Financial Assistance

Partial Tuition Discounts:

MA in theology students may apply for partial tuition assistance as follows. These discounts may be utilized for one degree at Duquesne University, and students must re-apply for them annually. Forms are available through the university Financial Aid Office, phone 412-396-6607.

50% Discount for Lay Ministers and Catholic School Teachers:

Lay ministers employed at least part-time in the Dioceses of Pittsburgh and Greensburg, as well as Catholic school teachers in local dioceses, receive an automatic 50% tuition discount.

50% Discount for Clergy and Vowed Religious:

Ordained clergy of any denomination and members of Catholic religious congregations receive an automatic 50% tuition discount.

50% Discount for Students over age 60.

Tuition Scholarships

Applicants may also apply for partial or full tuition scholarships directly through the theology department. Please use your online application form to request this financial assistance. Awards are competitive and students must reapply for them annually.