In the Spiritual Formation and Direction program of Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary you will be oriented to various forms of spirituality, learn how to manage the complexity of people’s lives, and be equipped to lead.
Earn a MA and Certificate in Spiritual Direction
With the Master of Arts in Spiritual Formation and Direction, you have the unique opportunity to earn both an MA and a certificate in spiritual direction. In order to receive the certificate in spiritual direction, you must take all five courses in the Spiritual Direction concentration and the direction modules are not offered with other electives. The skills learned in the modules may be used in a direction setting, but they may also inform and enhance your approach to leadership, preaching, teaching, and pastoral counseling.
- The History and Theology of Christian Spirituality
- Spirituality, Diversity and the Global Landscape
- Spiritual Practie
- Spiritual Formation and the Leader
- Practicum in Spiritual Formation
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before , International
DisciplinesReligious Studies & Theology View 589 other Masters in Religious Studies & Theology in United States
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- Online Application for Admission
- Statement of Purpose
- Three letters of recommendation, including one church reference and at least one academic reference
- Official copies of transcripts from each college or university you have attended
- A $75 application processing fee which can be submitted online via debit or credit card when submitting your application as final, or mailed to us via check or money order
- Official TOEFL scores
International22412 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 815 USD per credit during 24 months.
National22412 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 815 USD per credit during 24 months.
Living costs for Evanston
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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