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Catholic Distance University was established in 1983 specifically as a distance education institution. As technology advanced, CDU leveraged new methods to deliver educational content to a wider group of students. The “about” webpage offers detailed information about the technical requirements for online learning and support for Canvas (the content delivery system) as well as library access, description of group courses and structure of classes. Online undergraduate degree programs include theology completion program, liberal arts and an accelerated masters of arts. Graduate degrees offered online are in theology and educational ministry. CDU also offers undergraduate, graduate-level and continuing education certificates online. Student resources and support are administered under the student portal ‘MyCDU’ where links to various resources are housed. Academic advising, counseling and career guidance resources are also available.

Programs
8
Students Enrolled
350
Religious Denomination
Roman Catholic
Institution Control
Private-Religious
Academic Calendar
Continuous
Founding Year
1983
Estimated out of State Cost for Completion
$15,323
Student Resources
e-mail services, library services, campus computer network, academic advising, bookstore
Contacts
Dr. Marianne Mount
President Distance Learning Unit Head
Middle Name
Evans
Email
Phone
888-254-4CDU
Mrs. Carol Ciullo
Director of Admissions Student Application Contact
Email
Phone
888-254-4238
Online Programs
Catechetical Diploma
Estimated out of State Cost for Completion
$10,980
Degree Level
undergraduate certificate
BA in Theology Degree Completion Program
Bachelor of Arts
Estimated out of State Cost for Completion
$36,600
Degree Level
bachelor's
MA (Theology)
Master of Arts
Estimated out of State Cost for Completion
$16,200
Degree Level
master's
Liberal Arts, Catholic Studies concentration
Associate in Arts
Estimated out of State Cost for Completion
$18,300
Degree Level
associate
Graduate Certificate in Sacred Scripture
Estimated out of State Cost for Completion
$8,100
Degree Level
graduate certificate
MA in Theology and Educational Ministry
Master of Arts
Estimated out of State Cost for Completion
$16,200
Degree Level
master's
Graduate Certificate in Church History
Estimated out of State Cost for Completion
$8,100
Degree Level
other advanced degree
Graduate Certificate for Catholic Educators
Estimated out of State Cost for Completion
$8,100
Degree Level
other advanced degree

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