- Take the best practices of secular management and businesses and apply them to your church, diocesan and parish life.
- Tackle budgeting to strategic planning, managing human resources and fundraising.
- Includes a one-week intensive study session at the University of St. Thomas campus in Houston, TX.
The Master of Science in Ecclesial Administration and Management (MEAM) is a professional degree that prepares clergy for effective and efficient parish and diocesan leadership. The 30-credit Master of Science in Ecclesial Administration and Management degree consists in a one-week on-campus intensive immersion session and the balance of the coursework online.
Course content emphasizes various aspects of fundraising, the transparent management of financial resources, the organization and management of employees, and effective communication strategies with the dual aims of promoting faithful stewardship and fostering growth through evangelization.