Explore Theological Graduate Degrees, Diplomas and Certificates in Spiritual Care, and More!

As the only Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) seminary in the West, San Francisco Theological Seminary (SFTS) reinvents education for ministry through unparalleled innovation, rigorous scholarship, and a tradition of commitment to spirituality and social justice ministry in the Christian faith.

We are a welcoming multicultural community assembled from throughout the world. Our degrees in theology combine classroom learning with immersion in practical ministry, preparing students to bridge theological, cultural, and political divides.

Why SFTS?

  • We believe spirituality and social justice are inseparable. Our faculty has social justice in their DNA and weaves current issues throughout the curriculum to prepare students for all kinds of ministry in all kinds of communities.
  • Our inspiring physical and intellectual environment draws renowned scholars from around the world to our beautiful campus in Marin County, CA.
  • All are welcome here. We are proud of our inclusive and diverse community.
  • We are a founding member of the Graduate Theological Union. Students at SFTS have access to 12 million volumes and thousands of classes at the GTU and University of California at Berkeley.
  • Generous financial aid and scholarship opportunities for those who qualify.

Inquirers Weekend: April 20-22!

Part academic seminar, part spiritual retreat, the SFTS Inquirers Weekend will introduce you to our robust theological education and inclusive and reflective community over two days in Marin County, California. This is a perfect opportunity to explore our innovative degree programs, meet faculty and students, and explore the area surrounding our beautiful seminary grounds.

  • We offer a $300 travel voucher to help get you here
  • Free room & board while on campus
  • Two days of experiencing classes, meeting students and faculty, and being immersed in our Seminary community

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Need More Information?

For more information about attending SFTS, please contact the SFTS Office of Admissions at 800.447.8820 ext. 831, or admissions@sfts.edu.

We look forward to hearing from you!

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