THE FUTURE IS HOLISTIC Masters and Graduate Certificate Programs in Education, Health, Psychology, Writing, and Leadership Virtual free events online sessions happening now Join us for free webinars and meet our amazing faculty. Register Integrative Health & Healing A creative and experiential program that examines the importance of health, wellness and mindfulness from a holistic perspective exploring prevention and healing. Course study includes stress management, nutrition and more! Learning & Thinking Creatively explores the philosophy of education rooted in relationship, holism, and meaning that is predicated on establishing a new culture of learning needed for a world in constant flux. Consciousness Studies & Transpersonal Psychology Develops and awakens human consciousness while integrating transpersonal inner work. Students engage in meditation, mindfulness and practices aimed at re-establishing the unity of mind-body-spirit consciousness. Creative Writing & Storytelling Create compelling written work through study with bestselling authors, professional editors, award-winning oral storytellers, acclaimed literary critics and renowned scholars. Plus, access to TGI’s Publishing Center to help you get your first book published! sunset Organizational Leadership Leadership is an Art, a unique, non-repeatable expression of an individual human life. If you do not explore and express your Leadership, it will die with you. Coaching with Spirit This certificate program is an effective career trailblazer on its own and it can also be a unique segue into higher education. This popular program teaches you the skills to become an effective coach by learning a transformative way of being while in relationship with others. There are 2 Levels and it is approved by the International Coach Federation. Learn More
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Masters and Graduate Certificate Programs in Education, Health, Psychology, Writing, and Leadership. The Graduate Institute promotes an Integrative and Holistic Worldview through the study of Health, Wellness, Education and Personal and Professional Transformation.

Integrative. Holistic. Transformative.

Currently Accepting Applications for Spring 2021

We are excited to announce that the Graduate Institute is making a generous Tuition Waiver offer to all prospective students.

Since the beginning of 2021, we have seen an increasing number of attendees for our webinars and information sessions, and we recognize this is the optimal time to invest in yourself. The Tuition Waiver Offer is effective now until March 31st, 2021

$1,000 Tuition Waiver for MA programs

$800 Tuition Waiver for Sixth Year Certificate and 30-Credit Programs

To qualify to receive this generous Tuition Waiver, the following must be received at TGI by March 31st:

— Signed application form with $60 application fee (payable online)

— $385 program fee (a link will be sent to pay this by the deadline)

— Tuition waiver will be applied upon receipt of all admissions documents.

A creative and experiential program that examines the importance of health, wellness and mindfulness from a holistic perspective exploring prevention and healing. Course study includes stress management, nutrition and more!

Creatively explores the philosophy of education rooted in relationship, holism, and meaning that is predicated on establishing a new culture of learning needed for a world in constant flux. Read more here

Develops and awakens human consciousness while integrating transpersonal inner work. Students engage in meditation, mindfulness and practices aimed at re-establishing the unity of mind-body-spirit consciousness. Read more here

Create compelling written work through study with bestselling authors, professional editors, award-winning oral storytellers, acclaimed literary critics and renowned
scholars. Plus, access to TGI’s Publishing Center to help you get your first book published! Read more here

A creative and experiential program that examines the importance of health, wellness and mindfulness from a holistic perspective exploring prevention and healing. Course study includes stress management, nutrition and more!

Renowned Faculty

Artemis D Morris

Dr Artemis Morris, ND

Dr Artemis D. Morris is a Naturopathic Physician, Licensed Acupuncturist, professor of nutrition, researcher, author, and public speaker. Dr Artemis has been an educator for over a decade.
Norm Shealy MD PhD

Dr Norm Shealy, MD, PhD

The world-renown educator, Dr Norm Shealy, MD, PhD, is a visiting faculty member of the Integrative Health MA Degree and Certificate Program
Ann Marie Chiasson

Dr Ann Marie Chiasson, MD, MPH

Our Visiting Faculty Member, Dr Ann Marie Chiasson, MD, MPH, is the Co- Director of the Fellowship at the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine and is board-certified in Integrative Medicine
Henry Grayson

Dr Henry Grayson, PhD

Study on-site with Core Faculty Member Dr Henry Grayson, PhD, Integrative and Holistic Mindbody Psychotherapist in the Integrative Health and Healing MA Degree Program
Lisa Worth Huber

Dr Lisa Worth Huber, PhD

Dr Lisa Worth Huber, PhD, is a specialist in community peace-building and conflict transformation and has worked in diverse settings as a consultant, facilitator, peace and social justice educator.
Bernie Siegel

Dr Bernie Siegel, MD

Dr Bernie Siegel, MD, is the Academic Co-Director of the Integrative Health and Healing Program. Author of many books, Bernie revolutionized aspects of the medical profession.

A Message from the President

Bruce Cryer, MA

We believe that the future is holistic and we’d love for you to be a part of this future! 20 years into our role as the leading accredited institution for holistic studies on the East Coast, The Graduate Institute has charted a unique course in higher education.

We firmly believe that especially during these uncertain, worrying COVID-dominated times we live in, our renowned Masters and Certificate programs are more relevant and valuable to improve your work and personal lives than ever.

TGI offers a practical new model of learning around relevant topics grounded in a holistic worldview — seeing individuals, communities, families, organizations, and countries as whole, integrated, interrelated systems — a view which is more essential than ever.

If you have thought about studying with us but just haven’t had the time or the resources, we invite you to browse our site and then reach out to a member of our admissions team for a personal consultation. If financial assistance is a need, we have a variety of ways we can support your involvement with these life-changing programs.

— Bruce Cryer, MA, President

How to Apply

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Candidates for Master of Arts degree programs must hold a bachelor’s degree from a college or university accredited by an agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education. Bachelor’s degree equivalents from recognized foreign universities are accepted. Those without degrees are welcome to participate as auditors, in a non credit-bearing track.

Candidates for certificate programs may apply without a bachelor's degree but will not be eligible to receive graduate credit for coursework completed.

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Tuition Information

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Financial Assistance

Learn more about, or apply for, financial assistance available for our students

Zoom with us!

We are offering a variety of webinars with special guest speakers to support your Health and Well Being, as well as interactive Info Sessions about our programs and career opportunities.

Please check our events page and register in advance here:

 
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What Our Students have to Say

The Future is Holistic

Bruce Lipton, PhD

We recently welcomed Bruce Lipton, PhD, best-selling author, The Biology of Belief, as a guest lecturer, and in this video he shares his perspective on The Graduate Institute and the future of education.

Carolyn Myss

Best-selling author and visionary Carolyn Myss agrees that the work of the Institute will play a vital role in a brighter future.

Coaching With Spirit - specialize in an area of Coaching that is your Passion

This certificate program is an effective career trailblazer on its own and it can also be a unique segue into higher education. The degree is completed in 2 years. The certificate is completed in 6 months. This popular program teaches you the skills to become an effective coach by learning a transformative way of being while in relationship with others. There are 2 Levels and it is approved by the International Coach Federation.

Accreditation

 

The Graduate Institute is fully licensed, chartered, and accredited by the State of Connecticut, Office of Higher Education.*

*Those interested in attending graduate school outside of Connecticut after earning a degree at TGI should check with the institution(s) to confirm that they will accept state accreditation.

Information for Educators seeking Professional Certification

The CT State Department of Education has approved all of The Graduate Institute’s Master of Arts degrees as acceptable for meeting the Pre-K through 12 requirements stipulated in the CT State Policy, C.G.S. 10-145b(g), based on providing the 15-credit specialization in relevant content and/or content pedagogy. Please also check your district's requirements.

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