METAPHYSICAL DOCTORAL DEGREE PROGRAMS
*The title “Doctor of
Metaphysical Science,” and
the degree letters “Msc.D.” and “Doctor of
and the degree letters “Mc.D” are copyrighted and may not be used by any other
school or organization.
DOCTORAL DEGREES AWARDED BY THE
UNIVERSITY OF SEDONA
Metaphysical Science, Msc.D.
Doctor of Metaphysical Counseling, Mc.D.
Doctor of Divinity, D.D.
Doctor of Divinity, D.D. specializing in
Doctor of Theology, D.Th.
Holistic Ministry, Mh.D.
Doctor of Philosophy, D.Phil.
Doctor of Philosophy, Ph.D. specializing in:
Holistic Life Coaching
Pastoral Counseling Psychology
YOUR METAPHYSICAL DOCTORATE DEGREE SPECIALTY
When enrolling, choose your Doctoral Degree according to what you
most believe you would like to do in the Holistic, New Thought Metaphysical
• Doctor of
Science, Msc.D. Good for anyone who wishes to deal with all areas
of Metaphysics, i.e. teaching, counseling, healing, and ministry.
• Doctor of
Counseling, Mc.D. Good for anyone wishing to concentrate on
one-to-one counseling from a metaphysical viewpoint.
• Doctor of Ministry, D.Min. Good for anyone wishing
to be a minister conducting his/her ministry more in a church-type
setting. Specialties are available in various aspects of ministry and are
noted on the degree. Choices include New Thought Ministry, Holistic
Counseling Ministry, Pastoral Counseling and Holistic Ministry.
• Doctor of Divinity, D.D. Good for anyone who wishes
to do a great deal of spiritual teaching. Specialties are available in
Pastoral Counseling or Spiritual Healing.
• Doctor of Holistic Ministry, Mh.D.® Good for anyone
who wishes to have a more holistic oriented ministry emphasizing the whole
person and health-based on a blending of body, mind, and Spirit.
Hypnosis, Mhyp.D.® Good for anyone who wishes to specialize in
teaching self-hypnotic techniques as a means of reprogramming positive
spiritual truth and as a method of release into higher meditational
consciousness. The awarding of this degree does not give one the legal
right to practice hypnotherapy—but rather a person with ministerial
ordination that specializes in doing pastoral educational counseling or
teaching in the spiritual uses of selfhypnotic practices. A cassette tape
of hypnotic induction for self-hypnotic conditioning should be submitted
with the Doctoral Dissertation.
Mpsy.D.® Good for anyone specializing in educational counseling,
teaching, writing and ministry on how to apply higher metaphysical
spiritual truth to improve life, love, success and happiness. The awarding
of this degree does not give one the right to practice as a
psychologist, but rather signifies a person with ministerial standing
versed in the psychology of metaphysically oriented pastoral counseling.
Biblical Interpretation, D.D.
Good for anyone who wishes to specialize in teaching and writing about
penetrating the symbolism of The Bible to uncover spiritual truths for spiritual
reawakening and life improvement.
Good for anyone seeking philosophically research and
communicate on the meaning of life, existence, free will, etc
through the mediums of writing, teaching and ministry.
Ph.D. DOCTOR OF
• Pastoral Counseling Psychology: This degree is good for a
person who wishes to specialize in Pastoral Counseling by exploring the
psychology of pastoral counseling principles. The awarding of this degree does
not give one the right to practice as a psychologist, but rather signifies a
person with ministerial standing versed in the psychology of pastoral
• Holistic Life Coaching. A brand new field that
concentrates on one-to-one coaching of a person’s inner potential in career,
love, creativity, success, and well-being while emphasizing on a person’s
positive present and future. Well-received by the general public, earning
varies nationwide with $300 hourly at the high end of the range. Most coaches do
their work on the phone from home or wherever they may be.
• Holistic Life Counseling. This degree is good for the
person who wishes to counsel others on their past and current problems from a
whole person perspective.
Good for anyone who wishes to counsel others using metaphysical teaching
principles and practices.
• Transpersonal Counseling. Good for those who wish to
integrate higher consciousness experiences as a major part of life, improving
the one-to-one counseling process.
Metaphysical Parapsychology, Ph.D. Good for anyone who wishes to
specialize in metaphysical areas that would involve psychic research as a means
to greater spiritual truth and discoveries.
Mystical Research, Ph.D. Good for anyone who wishes to specialize in
experimentation and research into mystical, transcendent and transpersonal
consciousness as a means to higher spiritual truth and union with God. A guided
mystically oriented meditation cassette tape should be submitted with the
• Doctor of Philosophy, Ph.D. specializing in
Comparative Religion Good for anyone who wishes to specialize in
researching, teaching and writing about the comparison of various religious
teachings to the basic teachings of the International Metaphysical Ministry
where Metaphysics has evolved into a religious faith in and of itself among many
Student Requirements: Doctoral Dissertation
requirement - Presentation of major world religions and their beliefs compared
to metaphysics as a religious faith as taught by the International Metaphysical
ORDINATION DIPLOMAS AND PRACTITIONERS DIPLOMAS
As part of any of the Doctoral Degree programs you choose, you
are awarded both an Ordination Diploma and a Practitioners Diploma.
Ordained Ministers Diploma
Demonstrates that you have taken holistic, new thought metaphysically
oriented studies. Ordained ministry status provides legal right to engage
in counseling, spiritual healing work, perform marriages and other
ministerial rights. Please note
that you must establish an independent ministry according to the laws of
your state, county, country or province to enjoy the benefits of
ministerial standing such as tax advantages. Awarding of your minister’s
diploma is also the legal basis for awarding and maintaining your Doctoral
Degree. The Minister’s Diploma is awarded at the same time as your
Demonstrates you have studied the principles and practices of
Spiritual Mind Healing of physical, emotional, and other life problems.
Awarded at the same time as your Bachelor’s Degree and Ordination