Iliff School of Theology (Iliff) offers a variety of courses in psychology of religion and pastoral care and counseling designed to provide foundational knowledge and expertise for parish ministry. In addition, Iliff offers advanced courses for more specialized pastoral work and to prepare for further graduate study in the field. Students who want to prepare for licensing may consider a cooperative program.

Iliff and The Graduate School of Social Work (GSSW), University of Denver (DU), allow qualified students to pursue DU’s Master of Social Work degree concurrently with any one of the following degrees from Iliff:

  • Master of Divinity (MDIV)
  • Master of Arts in Pastoral and Spiritual Care (MAPSC)
  • Master of Arts in Social Change (MASC)/Master of Arts in Social Justice and Ethics (MASJE)
  • Master of Theological Studies (MTS)