Academics

San Francisco Theological Seminary stands at the intersection of tradition and innovation, offering a theological education grounded in Scripture and the Reformed heritage, yet fully conversant with today’s spiritual and practical needs.

We offer three degrees:
Master of Divinity
Master of Arts in Theological Studies
Doctor of Ministry

Four graduate level diplomas:
Diploma in the Art of Spiritual Direction
Diploma in Spiritual Formation Studies
Diploma in Executive Leadership
Diploma in Advanced Pastoral Studies

Four non-degree certificate programs:
Certificate in Black Church Studies
Certificate of Ministry Studies
Certificate in Trauma and Spiritual Care
Certificate in Worship Leadership

In conjunction with the Graduate Theological Union, SFTS offers:
Master of Arts

The Graduate Theological Union and University of California, Berkeley, combine resources to offer:
Doctor of Theology
Doctor of Philosophy