California Institute of Integral Studies

1453 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94103, United States | Private University | Established 1968

About us

About CIIS

At CIIS, you engage in issues vital to you, to today's world, and to your personal growth, exploring the deep connections that unite them. You can study in innovative, accredited graduate bachelor's degree programs, all in an academically rigorous setting.

We've built our reputation on 50 years of transformative education, as a unique University that prepares students with the knowledge, experience, and professional development to meet the challenges of today and understand the complexities of our fast-changing world. 

In CIIS, you encounter a lively and diverse community of learners that honors multiple ways of teaching, learning, and knowing. You take part in small classes with faculty who are committed to your education.

Mission Statement

California Institute of Integral Studies (CIIS) is an accredited university that strives to embody spirit, intellect, and wisdom in service to individuals, communities, and the earth. CIIS expands the boundaries of traditional degree programs with transdisciplinary, cross-cultural, and applied studies utilizing face-to-face, hybrid, and online pedagogical approaches. Offering a personal learning environment and supportive community, CIIS provides an excellent multifaceted education for people committed to transforming themselves, others, and the world.


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