California Institute of Integral Studies offers degrees and certificates for graduates and undergraduates. Our student's varied backgrounds, experiences, and interests help create the vibrant learning community our university is known for. Our faculty, many of whom co-founded their fields, are passionate about educating tomorrow's psychotherapists, scholar-activists, acupuncturists, thought leaders, and wellness practitioners.
School of Consciousness and Transformation
The departments in our School of Consciousness and Transformation are distinct among liberal arts graduate schools in recognizing that scholarship should involve attention to profound issues of ultimate concern. Our programs are commited to pedagogical approaches that include multiple ways of being, knowing, and acting.
School of Professional Psychology and Health
The programs offered within each of the departments in the School of Professional Psychology and Health encourage integration of new and alternative approaches to psychological health and well-being with scholarship, research, and practice.
School of Undergraduate Studies
Our Bachelor Completion departments approach teaching and learning through a critical pedagogy lens that focuses on weaving a quality education with student's own experinces. Students in our undergraduate programs use the coursework to develop critical thinking and academic communication skills while perusing ideas and developing projects that contribute to community of which they are a part.
American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine
ACTCM has been at the forefront of acupuncture and Chinese medical education since its inception in 1980, offering first professional and postgraduate degrees in acupuncture and Chinese medicine. Through their course of study, students learn with esteemed faculty and practice hands-on care in our innovative acupuncture clinic and on-site herb garden. Our programs provide a truly exceptional professional education in the acupuncture and Chinese medicine field.