Graduate Certificate in Ignatian Tradition
Creighton University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Ignatian Tradition from Creighton University is designed for those employed in a Jesuit institution such as a university, high school, or other organization.  In this program you will immerse yourself in the core principles of a Jesuit education.  The curriculum takes an in-depth look into the values on which St. Ignatius founded the order of the Society of Jesus, which serves as the foundation of the mission.  You will learn to incorporate the elements of personal prayer and self-reflection into your personal and professional life through the spiritual exercises of St. Ignatius. 

Courses in this program are:

  • Theology of Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius
  • History of the Ignatian Tradition
  • Ignatian Pilgrimage


  • Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA 
  • Coursework in theology
  • Spiritual goal statement
  • All official transcripts
  • Personal statement
  • Three letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission