School of Theology and Spiritual Studies —
Explore Summit University’s new online programs: Ministerial Studies, Leadership Studies and General Studies.
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What is Summit University? There is factual learning and then there is personal transformative learning. Summit University has been on the forefront of transformative learning since 1971. A truly unique experience, SU pairs academic studies and professional learning with mystical and metaphysical teachings. Students are given the tools to see beyond the affairs of this […]
On March 30, 2013, Rev. Carla Groenewegen, Director of Summit University, gave a brief presentation unveiling the new SU online School of Theology and Spiritual Studies. Watch the replay here.
Summit University® Online is a post-secondary certificate-granting institution. It confers non-degree certificates, not academic degrees. Upon successful completion, students will receive a Certificate of Completion for the program(s) in which they have enrolled. Read more to learn about general program information and policies.
Our philosophy is to impart real, useful education. Summit University embodies relevant, enlightening, advanced learning for those interested in pursuing spiritual understanding braided with secular knowledge.
In Summit University Online, we approach the evaluation of student learning from a threefold perspective. We want our students’ learning to be Informative (acquiring knowledge and skills), Formative (forming or strengthening one’s character, worldview and ethics), and Transformative (helping our students grow spiritually, including deepening and strengthening the tie with their Higher Self). This I.F.T. […]
Welcome to the Department of Ministerial Studies. This is one of three departments under Summit University’s School of Theology. Keep reading for information about our Ministerial Studies programs and courses and how to apply. Summit University’s online ministerial studies are for you if… You feel a profound calling to offer spiritual and practical assistance to […]
Welcome to the Department of Leadership Studies. This is one of three departments under Summit University’s School of Theology. Keep reading for information about our leadership program and courses and how to apply. Why Leadership Studies? The world we live in is in dire need of heart-centered, well-trained leaders in many fields, courageous people who […]
The curriculum for the Leadership Studies Certificate Program covers a spectrum of required and elective courses.
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