Integrative. Holistic. Transformative.
Currently Accepting Applications for Spring 2021
Still Enrolling for January 8th Start! 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!
Dr Artemis Morris, ND
Dr Ann Marie Chiasson, MD, MPH
Dr Henry Grayson, PhD
Dr Lisa Worth Huber, PhD
Dr Bernie Siegel, MD
A Message from the President
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
ENROLLING NOW: Please note the Integrative Health and Healing Program enrollment has been extended. Due to popular demand, and with respect to COVID-related challenges, you can apply for the Certificate and Masters program until January 8th. Contact us to learn more.
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.
To request more information from The Graduate Institute, use the link below
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:
Schedule a Video Appointment with an Admissions Counselor.
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.
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.
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 subject-specific requirements for the purpose of obtaining the professional educator certificate. State approval is for all Pre-K through 12 educators. Please also check your district's requirements.
Join Our Movement
Join our Zoom interactive Information Session on 1/26 from 5:30 - 6:30 pm. We are enrolling now for Spring! Master of Arts & Certificates. Come for a discussion of our forward thinking programs - the future is holistic! Just one weekend per month! https://t.co/K8ADGDdG2T https://t.co/ccJcO4r7Gt
We are having a special presentation this evening for those of you interested in our programs and career opportunities.
We invite you to register for today's Information Session - January 12th at 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm EST featuring a guest speaker - https://t.co/tLEbei16ub https://t.co/kuwzk7Thx7
What is your vision of the future? We are all in this together.These times require heart-based leadership and a holistic perspective because we are collectively entering a new year and navigating an ever-changing world.
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