Diocese of Grand Rapids

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CDU is partnering with the Diocese of Grand Rapids to provide high quality online programs and courses in adult faith formation. The online option from CDU gives all adults in the diocese the opportunity to study alone or with a group the Catholic Faith using a convenient, flexible, and adult-friendly format.  Consequently, all  members of the diocese are able to participate in short, non-credit, online seminars and courses at a discounted tuition rate.   

Click here for a list of the Online Three-Week Group Seminars


Click here for a list of the Online Independent Study Courses


Click here for a list of Noncredit Certificates

Catechetical Certification

CDU is partnering with the Diocese of Grand Rapids to provide an online option for the Echoing the Gospel formation program offered for DREs and catechists in the diocese. The Diocese of Grand Rapids will also accept CDU certificates towards Diocesan Certification.

Approved seminars and courses for Echoing the Gospel DRE/Catechist Formation Certificate:
See the links above for online three-week group seminars and online independent study courses


The promocode for the Diocese of Grand Rapids is CDU16GRANDRAPID. Click here to register for CDU courses.

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