Welcome to Sacred Heart Major Seminary, a historic school located in the heart of Detroit, Michigan.
This wonderful institution is home to a vibrant community of students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds. The Seminary has been providing quality theological education for over 100 years and offers an array of degree programs in Catholic studies, pastoral studies and spiritual formation.
At Sacred Heart Major Seminary, students are immersed in traditional Catholic theology and culture. Our faculty are experienced educators and spiritual advisors dedicated to helping students find their own unique paths to Christian faith.
The Seminary is also known for its commitment to social justice and service, providing students with opportunities to engage in meaningful volunteer work and missionary work in the Detroit area. From our summer service trips to our on-campus outreach programs, we strive to be a beacon of hope and compassion in the city we call home.
We are also proud to be a part of the Detroit Mercy family. As part of this close-knit group of Catholic institutions, we strive to uphold the Mercy tradition of creating an environment that is welcoming and inclusive of all faiths. Our mission is to foster an atmosphere of respect, tolerance and understanding amongst our community members.
Our campus provides an atmosphere of learning and growth, where students can explore their faith and academic interests in a safe and welcoming environment. Our commitment to excellence in all areas of education ensures that our graduates are prepared to serve with integrity in their careers and communities.
At Sacred Heart Major Seminary, we know that theological education can open doors for individuals both spiritually and professionally. We believe that one’s faith journey is a lifelong pursuit – one that should be celebrated, nurtured and shared with others. So join us today for an education that will nourish your mind, body and spirit! Take the first step towards becoming a part of our vibrant community by exploring our degree programs and admissions process today!