The Call to Spiritual Leadership Is A Call to A State of Being

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This unique program is dedicated to educating spiritual leaders through offering an extraordinary distance education program in Consciousness Studies in the areas of education, leadership, philosophy, science and spirituality, psychology, and religion.

Our spirits ignite when we are doing what we love. You will find your experience at the Holmes Institute School of Consciousness Studies unlike any other path you have ever traveled. Prepare to immerse yourself in the great spiritual, philosophical and scientific teachings of the world, and through them deepen your practice of spiritual leadership. Our students are absorbed in their studies, find lifetime friends among their classmates, and love their personal growth and unfoldment at Holmes Institute.

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Certificate in Spiritual Education

The accredited Certificate in Spiritual Education is designed to introduce fundamental concepts and selected topics in consciousness studies.  This 10 course curriculum prepares students to teach and apply consciousness studies for use in everyday life with an emphasis on developing the skills of spiritual leadership.

Master's Degree in Consciousness Studies

The accredited Master's Degree in Consciousness Studies provides a broad ranging investigation into the historical and current range of consciousness studies. In this 18 course accredited curriculum, students learn and apply the insights of consciousness studies to their personal lives and to leadership in spiritual community.

Study, Learn, Experience

Study with current experts in consciousness studies. Learn from research in humanistic psychology, learning theory, leadership principles and the latest scientific thinking that relates to spirituality. Experience this great wisdom in classes with students who are called to developing, leading and practicing spiritual leadership.


Your donation to Holmes Institute helps create a better world through the education of spiritual leaders to bring a greater awareness of the important role of Consciousness in our lives.


Distance Education Accrediting CommissionThe Holmes Institute is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education Accrediting Commission. The Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education Accrediting Commission is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency and is a recognized member of the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

Holmes Institute Address: 573 Park Point Drive | Golden, CO 80401 Phone: (720) 496-1370