Master of Arts, St. Vincent College, Latrobe, Pennsylvania, 1944. Doctor of Philosophy, University Pittsburgh, 1963. Doctor of Laws, Seton Hill College, 1963.
Doctor of Divinity (honorary), Lebanon Valley College, 1980.
Chancellor, Diocese of Greensburg, Pennsylvania, 1960-1975; vicar general, Diocese of Greensburg, Pennsylvania, 1970-1975; auxiliary bishop, Diocese of Greensburg, Pennsylvania, 1975-1984; bishop, Diocese of Gary, Indiana, since 1984.
Board of directors Westmoreland Museum Art, Greensburg, vice president, since 1979.