teaches courses in spiritual growth, spiritual healing and energy
healing. You can live a spiritual life as your higher self. Personal
Growth is necessary for all UMS students so that they will be the
best teachers possible. You can become a life coach at UMS in metaphysical
methods and techniques.
II: 15 credits
The following headings and course descriptions define Consciousness
Children & Metaphysics, CS201
This course gives the student basic understanding of how to work with
children in a counseling or therapeutic environment as a metaphysical
minister. Learn how to use guided imagery to help children, keep their
attention during a meditation, and play metaphysical games that help
them develop their abilities.
There is a lot of written material on relationships and how they work,
or don't work. Communication skills are discussed, problem solving
skills are included, and other useful techniques are introduced as
creative ways to keep relationships healthy. Relationships are sometimes
complicated, yet there are some very simple techniques for preserving
Trauma & Recovery,
CS203 (audio meditation)
This is a very important subject for future teachers. Many students
or clients will come from dysfunctional or tragic backgrounds. Learn
about psychological processes & symptoms that people who have
been in very dark spaces may be experiencing.
Death & Dying, CS204
Learn how to assist those who are dying or experiencing the death
of a loved one. Also explored is the subject of death and what really
happens after death.
This is an introduction to technologies inspired by the desire to
become enlightened. Many technologies are covered and resources are
listed. Sound & Light machines, devices for inducing particular
brainwaves, and many other inventions.
Health Studies II: 20 credits
The following headings and course descriptions define Metaphysical
Health Studies II
Guidelines are given for how to create live food without losing the
life force of the food, and outlines are given for healthy eating
and cooking for spiritual integrity and vitality. Also discussed are
food combining, weight loss, and other topics, including arguments
for or against some dietary concepts.
Reiki has become a very popular type of hands-on spiritual healing
practice. It has become a cornerstone in the toolbox for energy work
sessions, and every metaphysics practitioner should have exposure
to it. (This course does not give you the necessary Reiki attunements,
these must be sought in your local area or from another online source
that does distance Reiki attunements. This is an introductory course.)
Exercise for Spiritual Well-Being,
An overview of the benefits of exercise for the physical body, which
also affects the emotional, mental, and spiritual aspects of the body.
Exercise effects all levels. Different kinds of exercise are discussed
along with spiritual perspectives on exercise.
Yoga is discussed and common hatha yoga postures (asanas) are
covered, along with the benefits of each. Also discussed are the Eight
Limbs of yoga, for hatha yoga is not the only type of yoga that exists.
Skills II: 20 credits
The following headings and course descriptions define Intuitive Skills
Hypnosis II, IS201
Conduct an experiential journey with a willing friend who will allow
you to practice on him or her. All that is required is that your friend
write a brief description of his or her experience with you as the
hypnotist. (This course does not license you to be a certified
hypnotherapist, further study is needed.)
Channeling Skills II,
Student must submit a written or spoken channeling session. This is
done by yourself or with a friend using a tape recorder or written
text. The purpose of this course is to assist the student with tapping
into his or her deeper wisdom and experience finding wise answers
from within the self.
Discussed is the nature of predictions, why they don't always come
true, and how predictions effect the mass consciousness. Predictions
of the future from several different sources and cultures are examined
IS204 (audio meditation)
Learn the art of unconditional love, a product of divine consciousness
and total acceptance of all people. It is a very important skill for
a teacher and is a quality of highly evolved souls.
IS205 (audio meditations)
Astral Projection Techniques are explored in Meditation Journeys
Learn techniques for achieving out-of-body experiences. Astral projection
is a spiritual power, a siddhi, and it can add quite a bit of excitement
to meditation or sleep time. This spiritual power is discussed and
journeys are included for inducing out-of-body experiences.
Lucid Dreaming, IS206
Lucid dreaming is also a spiritual power, or siddhi. Learn techniques
for achieving lucid dream abilities, learn what uses lucid dreaming
has, and use charts for triggering and tracking your progress.
Aura Viewing, IS207
Seeing auras is another spiritual power, or siddhi. Learn techniques
for achieving the ability to see auras, learn what the meaning of
different layers of the aura are, and view examples of auras.
Learn the art of intuitive and extrasensory healing. Learn how to
shift others at the energy level with hands on techniques. Learn how
to diagnose the aura and chakras, even if you can't see them yet.
Work with vibrations, colors, prayer, imagery, reiki, and psychic
Skills: 20 credits
The following headings and course descriptions define Career Skills
Your Life Purpose/Life Work & Soul Agenda,
CA201 (audio meditation)
Your Soul Agenda
Learn how to find your purpose and find out what work you are meant
to do on the Earth plane. You are awakening in the dream for a reason.
Travel into your future and find out how your life will look as a
fully awakened being.
Awakening to Your True Self,
CA202 (audio meditations)
Exploring Consciousness, Who Are You?
Find out who you really are and let go of the human condition. Each
person has been under hypnosis since birth, believing you are the
body, the mind, a name, or the experiences in this human lifetime.
This is not who you are.
a Meditation, CA203
In this lesson the student learns how to lead a meditation without
effort or memorization. Learn how to let the meditation do you, thus
"reading" the meditation to others as you experience it.
The student's assignment is to tape record a ten minute meditation
and send it in for credit. All meditations are accepted for there
is no wrong way to lead one. The student is encouraged to lead a meditation
without a script, but if it is absolutely necessary, a scripted meditation
Clients, CA204 (audio
Adjusting Your Energy, Becoming Magnetic, Calling Souls To You,
Choosing Your Brightest Reality, Transmission Skills, Becoming A Visible
Learn energy techniques for drawing people to you at the soul level
who will benefit from what you have to teach or your healing practice.
Journeys include different techniques for making your metaphysical
practice magnetic to those who can be assisted by what you have to
Ethics are discussed for spiritual teachers, healers and leaders.
Learn about teacher/student, healer/client relationships and how to
stay in integrity. Also outlined is how to handle different kinds
of students and clients gracefully, even problem students.
Your Spiritual Business,
Learn the basics of promoting and running a spiritual business using
spiritual tools and morals. This is an introduction to a very large
and complicated subject, but here you will get some ideas on where
to start. Some business basics are offered, including how to start
a church and apply for tax exempt status.
Unified Field Theory, CA207
The Unified Field is all around us, permeating everything and everyone. This is the oneness that we all are, the connection we all have to each other and every thing in the world. Learn what the Unified Field is all about, how you fit into it, and how to apply this knowledge to your life and all your endeavors.
Electives: 5 credits
Master's Culminating Project
The purpose of this project is to encourage our students to find their strengths in the metaphysical arena and bring them to life. It gives students an opportunity to present their knowledge in a way that best supports their individual spiritual journey. For this final project students will choose to do one of the following:
- Write an exploratory essay.
- Design and facilitate a workshop.
- Write a story with a metaphysical theme.
- Write an instructional essay.
- Submit a proposal for an idea of their own.
- Write a Master's Thesis.
Upon successful completion of the master's level of our curriculum,
this license gives you the title of Reverend or Minister. Included
are outlines for ceremonies like weddings, funerals, etc.
This certification is required in some states. It allows you to do
hands-on healing, blessings, energy work, and other such modalities
legally. This is given upon successful completion of the master's degree.
Degree Credit Chart