Mission: California institute of integral studies (ciis) is an accredited institution of higher education that strives to embody spirit, intellect, and wisdom in service to individuals, communities and the earth. The institute offers interdisciplinary, cross-cultural, and applied studies in psychology, philosophy, religion, cultural anthropology, transformative studies and leadership, integrative health, women's spirituality, counseling, community mental health, and the arts. With its personal learning environment and supportive community, ciis provides an extraordinary education for people committed to transforming themselves and the world.
Programs: California institute of integral studies is an accredited institution of higher education that strives to embody spirit, intellect, and wisdom in service to individuals, communities and the earth. Services for students include an extensive library and bookstore. Over 1,400 students are enrolled in masters, doctoral and bachelor of arts completion programs.
public programs offer adult continuing education with innovative, experiential learning opportunities that move beyond the constraints of degree-centered education. Over 75 programs annually serve more than 1,000 participants with subjects for personal growth and professional development for mental health professionals.
the six counseling centers of ciis offer mind-body-spirit psychotherapy to individuals, couples, and families in the bay area community, providing a safe and supportive setting. Ciis students and post-graduate interns are trained at the centers, serving more than 2,000 clients annually in exploring a wide range of life's issues with affordable, sliding-scale fees.