California Catholic Conference Partnership
Complete your bachelor's degree
Holy Names University is now offering discounted online and hybrid degree-completion programs. Holy Names University, the California Catholic Conference, and the Catholic Dioceses of California and USCCB Region XI have formed a partnership to provide increased, affordable access to high-quality undergraduate higher education to candidates for ministry in Region XI and others in our community.Apply
Complete a B.A. in Business on your own schedule with HNU’s online degree-completion program. You will learn the basics of management, accounting, finance, economics, leadership, and marketing from professors with extensive experience in the field. A focus on social responsibility and an emphasis on the value of diversity make HNU’s program unique.
*Nearly half of the courses in these programs are currently available online and we are in the process of moving these programs fully online. Check back for updates.
Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT):
HNU participates in the California Community College’s new partnership with private, 4-year institutions: Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT).
Note: students can receive academic credit for up to three courses from certification programs for pastoral ministry offered by approved partners.
Letter of recommendation and support from diocese, parish, or place of ministry