The Certificate in Transpersonal Awareness is ideal for students who want to sample courses within the field of transpersonal psychology without a full academic commitment. This 12-unit certificate program provides students with the opportunity to study in an online format in a leisurely and flexible way from their home.

Admissions Process: Students applying for this certificate must go through a formal admissions process. Eligible students may apply for advancement into the Global Master’s Program upon completion of the Certificate.

Goals and Outcomes
This certificate will:

  • Provide a general survey of principles and practices of transpersonal/spiritual psychology.
  • Provide opportunities to apply principles and practices of transpersonal and spiritual psychology.
  • Provide experiences that utilize multiple ways of knowing to study transpersonal and spiritual psychology.
  • Encourage students to appreciate and embrace world wisdom approaches, diversity, and ecological consciousness.

Course Requirements – 15 Total units

  • Core Course 1: Self- Cultivation (3.0)
  • Core Course 2: Contemplative Mind (3.0)
  • Elective Choices (9.0):
    • Transpersonal Approaches to Dreams and Dreaming
    • Ecopsychology
    • Eco-spirituality
    • Archetypes, Myths, and Symbols
    • Creative and Conscious Aging
    • Ways of Knowing
    • Special Topics

Certificate Awarded: Upon completion of the coaching assessment, students receive a Certificate of Transpersonal Awareness.