Immaculate Conception Seminary School of Theology

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Immaculate Conception Seminary School of Theology
Immaculate Conception Seminary.svg
Motto Latin: Dispensatores mysteriorum Dei
(Dispensers of the mysteries of God)
Type Private
Established 1861
Parent institution
Seton Hall University
Rector Reverend Monsignor Joseph Reilly, STL, PhD
Administrative staff
Students appx. 100
Location South Orange,
New Jersey
, U.S.
Campus Urban

The Immaculate Conception Seminary School of Theology (ICSST) is the major seminary for the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Newark and is part of Seton Hall University, a Roman Catholic university in New Jersey, and is located in South Orange, within the Archdiocese of Newark. ICSST is one of the oldest Catholic seminaries in the United States. Seton Hall is the oldest diocesan university in the country.[citation needed] ICSST admits both students to study as seminarians and lay persons as well. In addition to a Seminary Formation Program to prepare men for priesthood, ICSST has a renowned graduate program offering the following degrees:

  • Master of Arts in Theology (MA)
  • Master of Arts in Pastoral Ministry (MAPM)
  • Master of Divinity (M.Div.)

The school attracts students from all over the world and in 2006 created a bachelor's degree program in Catholic Theology.[1]

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