School of Theology and Spiritual Studies —
Explore Summit University’s new online programs: Ministerial Studies, Leadership Studies and General Studies.
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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. […]
Summit University’s online ministerial studies are for you if… You feel a profound calling to offer spiritual and practical assistance to your fellowman—ranging from supporting families, seniors, children and youth to doing outreach or hospice work, conducting rituals and services, administering sacraments, and providing spiritual understanding to congregations and seekers. You would like to pursue […]
Why Leadership Studies? The world we live in is in dire need of heart-centered, well-trained leaders in many fields, courageous people who have a deep understanding of what it means to be a successful leader and know how to deal with the opposition and challenges that confront every effort to make this world a better […]
The Department of General Studies offers students several options for immersing themselves in SU’s curriculum.
The Course Catalog contains course descriptions, information about prerequisites, and listings of courses offered for each semester.
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