Our seminary courses and degrees are grounded in a faith-affirming, world-engaging, and multidisciplinary approach. Whether you want to become an ordained minister via a Master of Divinity or pursue a Doctorate in Ministry, you can choose from a variety of theological studies that best reflect where you are on your personal faith journey. You can customize your studies for your particular needs.

San Francisco Theological Seminary is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

Meet our world-class faculty

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

Graduate level diplomas:
Diploma in the Art of Spiritual Direction
Diploma in Chaplaincy & Spiritual Care Research Literacy
Diploma in Advanced Pastoral Studies

Non-degree programs:
Clinical Pastoral Education
Certificate in Spiritual Direction
Certificate in Trauma and Spiritual Care

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 Philosophy


For more information, please contact:

Isai Garcia, Associate Director of Admissions Operations | 415.451.2831