Weston Jesuit School of Theology
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|Weston Jesuit School of Theology|
|Type:||Theology and/or Philosophy Faculty|
|Address & Contact Information|
|Address:||3 Phillips Place|
Weston Jesuit School of Theology in Cambridge, Massachusetts is a graduate divinity school and an ecclesiastical faculty and theology that trains men and women, both lay and religious, for service, especially for the Catholic Church. Weston Jesuit is governed by the Society of Jesus. It was founded in 1922 as Weston College and the school was integrated into Boston College in 1959. In 1974, Weston College became independent but coordinated with Boston College under the Boston Theological Institute. In 1975, Weston College was renamed to Weston School of Theology and in 1994 it was renamed the Weston Jesuit School of Theology. In 2006, Weston Jesuit School of Theology announced its intention to re-affiliate with Boston College as part of a new School of Theology and Ministry. It is currently projected that this re-affiliation will occur in Fall 2008 and the school will move to the Boston College Brighton campus.
Weston Jesuit has the following degree programs:
- Master of Divinity
- Master of Theological Studies
- Master of Arts in Spiritual Direction
- Master of Theology
- Licentiate in Sacred Theology
- Doctor of Sacred Theology
Weston Jesuit's current president is Fr. Robert Manning, S.J.
3 Phillips Place; Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138-3495, United States.