Programs

I. CATECHETICAL DIPLOMA (with a Specialization in the Catechism) (Basic/Introductory Catechetical Programs)

[1 year]

 

Young Adult Catechist Society (YACS)

English

For ages 18-39

Schedule: 9:30-12:00 PM; 1:00-3:30 PM

Cost: $125

 

Adult Catechetical & Theological Sessions (ACTS)

Spanish and English

For ages 18 and up

Schedule: 9:30-12:00 PM; 1:00-3:30 PM

Cost: $175

For assistance in ACTS Spanish Program, please call 707-681-4646

II. CONTINUING FORMATION: Advanced Formation Non-Master Catechist Track (English & Spanish)

Pre-requisite: Basic Catechist Certificate or MSI Diploma

Schedule: 9:30-12:00 PM

Cost: $175

III. ADVANCED CATECHETICAL DIPLOMA (with a Specialization in the Catechism): Master Catechist Mentorship Program (English and Spanish)

[2 years minimum]

Pre-requisite: Basic Catechist Certificate or MSI Diploma

Schedule: 9:30-12:00 PM; 1:00-3:30 PM

Cost: $225

For assistance in MC Spanish Program, please call 707-681-4646

Summer MC Intensive Week: Seminar & Practicum

Recommended Pre-requiste: Basic Catechist Certificate or MSI Diploma

Schedule: One week (M-F) every summer, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Cost: $100

IV. 6-MONTH INTENSIVE TRACK (Basic & Advanced)

Cost: $575

Various Locations, Dates, & Times

Every 2nd Sat. (October 2021 - August 2022)

Registrations accepted year-round.

 

Nicene Creed - Oct 9 & Nov 13 

Seven Sacraments - Dec 11 & Jan 8 

Catechetical Methods Feb 12 & Mar 12 

Moral Life in Christ  - April 9 & May 14

Christian Prayer - June 11 & July 9

2022 Commencement Exercises - August 13, 2022 
 

Register for Our Online Classes


Schedule: Every 2nd Sat., 9:30am-12pm & 1-3:30pm

Colors of the Institute

Unique Benefits of Enrolling

  • Expert instructors
  • Limited make-up available for missed classes
  • No long commutes to similar programs
  • Other programs cost 2-3 times as much as this one
  • Open to young families supervising their infants
  • Support those instructors discerning the priesthood
  • Come learn together with local Master Catechists
  • Qualifies graduates for advanced/master training
  • We do all the necessary paper work for you

Discounts

  • Early Bird Discount: Receive $25 off if you register by September 30
  • Family/friends Discount: Receive $25 off if you register individually but pay as a group
  • Not Available for ACTS Online and Specialized Topics Class

Payment Options

  • Pay for the full year
  • Payment plan: Additional cost of $25. Completion of Financial Responsibility Form and minimum of $25 per month is required
  • Pay per class for ACTS, AF, and MC classes: Pay $25 per class anytime during the year. (Ineligible for discounts)