This is an advanced professional certificate program specifically designed for people who have successfully completed graduate degrees in theology or religious studies (MA, MDiv, PhD, DMin) from accredited institutions, have a background in interpersonal process skills, and wish to augment their knowledge and/or skills in the area of spirituality. Courses are offered over a two-year cycle or three-year cycle.
In addition to meeting the above requirements for admissions, applicants must also meet admissions requirements and procedures for Seattle University’s School of Theology and Ministry programs as listed previously.
Spiritual Direction Specialization:
Those with a history of spiritual practice and receiving spiritual direction, as well as experience in listening to the faith journeys of others, may apply for the specialization in spiritual direction. Admission into this specialization is dependent on demonstrated readiness.