Doctor of Philosophy in Transformative Studies
California Institute of Integral Studies

Program Details

The California Institute of Integral Studies (CIIS) offers an online PhD Transformative Studies program. While in this program, students should aim to develop knowledge and skills needed to become leaders in leading-edge issues. The curriculum combines scholarship, creativity and self-inquiry.


  • This program requires six-day on-campus meetings, twice per year
  • Master's degree or higher
  • Official transcripts
  • Scholarly writing
  • Resume
  • Statement of intent

School Accreditation Statement

WASC Senior College and University Commission