Certificate Program in Contemplative Psychology

The 30-credit certificate program, tailored to the student's needs and background, requires 18 Psychology credits and 12 credits of general electives from anywhere in the university. Students can complete the requirements for this certificate program in one academic year, taking 15 credits/semester, which is charged at the block rate for tuition. Please see http://www.naropa.edu/costs-aid/costs/undergraduate-costs/tuition-fees.php for details on costs for tuition and fees. This program is open to those who already have completed a minimum of 60 semester credits.

Required Courses

Electives in Psychology (9)

General Electives (12)


For information about careers related to a certificate in Contemplative Psychology, we are providing the name and the US Department of Labor's Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) code of the occupations for which the certificate program prepares its students. We have added a link to occupational profiles on the US Department of Labor's O*NET website. Occupation name and SOC code: Social and Human Service Assistants, 21-1093.00 O*NET link for occupational profiles: http://www.onetcodeconnector.org/ccreport/21-1093.00.