Graduate Theological Union

GTU Glossary


Member Schools


Centers of Distinction (including Affiliates)


Academic Disciplines and Fields of Study (as abbreviated in course schedule)


Other Local Educational Institutions


Academic Programs


Other Academic Programs around the Consortium

[Not every school offers each of these programs – check the websites of the individual schools for more information.]

  • Professional Degrees
    • DMin Doctor of Ministry
    • MDiv Master of Divinity
  • Master of Arts programs:
    • MAS Master of Arts in Theological Studies
    • MASC Master of Arts in Religious Leadership for Social Change
    • MAT Master of Arts in Theology
    • MMC Master of Arts in Ministry for a Multicultural Church
    • MPH Master of Arts in Philosophy
    • MTS Master of Theological Studies
    • MXM Master of Christian Ministry
    • ThM Master of Theology
  • Certificate Programs and Diploma Programs
    • CADS Certificate of Advanced Studies
    • CAP Certificate of Advanced Professional Studies
    • CAS Certificate in Anglican Studies
    • CATS Certificate of Advanced Theological Studies
    • CJS Certificate in Jewish Studies
    • CMS Certificate in Ministry Studies
    • COM Certificate of Ministry
    • CSR Certificate in Sexuality and Religion
    • CSS Certificate of Special Studies
    • CTH Certificate of Theology
    • CTS Certificate in Theological Studies
    • CWS Certificate in Women’s Studies
    • DASD Diploma in Spiritual Direction
    • DSFS Diploma in Spiritual Formation Studies
  • Pontifical Degrees
    • STB Bachelor of Sacred Theology
    • STL Licentiate in Sacred Theology
    • STD Doctorate in Sacred Theology
  • Undergraduate Degrees
    • BA Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy