Catholic Theological Union At Chicago

Overview of Catholic Theological Union At Chicago

The main campus of Catholic Theological Union at Chicago is in Chicago, IL (a large city). The school is a Roman Catholic institution. Catholic Theological Union at Chicago is a private, not-for-profit school. The school offers degrees up to the Doctoral degree.

Areas of Study

Catholic Theological Union at Chicago students most commonly major in a field related to religion and philosophy.

Catholic Theological Union at Chicago Selectivity

The school does not accept everyone who applies.


The school's faculty/student ratio compares favorably with most colleges. The school offers tenure to reward and retain some professors.

Student Body

In 2007-2008, Catholic Theological Union at Chicago had 477 enrolled students. The school has a larger minority student population than most schools. Older students (40+ years old, e.g.) are welcome and common at Catholic Theological Union at Chicago. Males make up the lion's share of the student body at the school.

Student Life

Meal plans are available.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The primary mission of Catholic Theological Union is the academic and pastoral formation of students preparing for priesthood and a variety of ministries in the United States and around the world. CTU also provides continuing theological education for clergy, religious, and lay persons. This process occurs within a community of faith in interaction with a living Catholic tradition and ecumenical, interfaith, and cross-cultural perspectives and resources. Through its degree programs and other educational and formational opportunities, CTU strives to educate effective leaders for the church whose mission is to witness Christ's good news of justice, love, and peace to people of all nations."

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Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2015-16, National Center for Education Statistics, https://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

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