Members: $55 for each 1 credit class (Please bring your membership card.)
Non-Members: $65 for each 1 credit class
Members and Non-Members: $10 Registration Fee
Members and Non-Members: $25 Late Registration Fee

Member – $55 per class Non-Member – $65 per class Registration fee – $10 per seminary Members and Non-Members: $25 Late Registration Fee

If your registration form and payment in full is received in the Administration Office no later than Advance Registration date, you receive a $5.00 per class discount and the $10 registration fee is waived. The Advance registration discount is offered to both members and non-members. NOTE: Any registrations completed after the close of walk-in registration will be assessed a $25 late registration fee in addition to the regular $10 registration and class fees.

EXAMPLE: Advance Registration Walk-In Registration Late Registration
Member (2 classes) $50 + no registration fee $55 + $10 registration fee $55 + $10 registration fee + $25 late registration fee
Total Fee: $100 $120 $145
Non-Member (2 classes) $60 + no registration fee $65 + $10 registration fee $65 + $10 registration fee + $25 late registration fee
Total Fee: $120 $140 $165

Membership and Class Registration:

Bring your membership card with you!

Membership tuition rates will be given to IAOS members in good standing or if your new membership application has been approved by the Board of Trustees before registering for classes. Non-member tuition will be charged if a membership application is completed at the time of registration. After Board approval, member tuition will then be applied for  subsequent seminaries.

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Class Size Requirements:

Class size is important to both students and teachers in order to provide the optimum learning environment. Please be advised that: A class required for certification will not be taught unless there are at least two (2) advance registered students.  An elective class will not be taught unless there are at least three (3) advance registered students.

If the minimum number of students have not registered by the end of the advance registration date (two weeks before class start date), the class will be canceled.

Drop & Add Times:

Weekend Seminaries:    Saturday from 9:00 am to 10:00 am

Week-long Seminaries:      Monday from 8:15 am to 9:00 am

Drop & Add Policy:

In the event a class is canceled by college administration, for any reason, a full refund will be given to the student. When a student chooses to switch classes there will be no cancellation charge. When a student chooses to cancel a class, an administrative cancellation fee of $25 will be charged.

Student switching a class: No charge
Class cancellation by administration: No charge
Class cancellation by student: $25.00

Students should contact the Dean of Students for resolution of extenuating circumstances.

Certification Testing

Testing Schedule:

All Certifications:  Spring Seminary (April), Summer Seminary (July), and Fall Seminary (October).

Spiritual Seeker:  Memorial Day Weekend and Labor Day Weekend in addition to Spring, Summer and Fall Seminaries.

Students planning to test for certification must advise the Dean of Education in writing of the Intent to Test no later than one month prior to the seminary at which they plan to test.

All academic and practical requirements must be completed and all supporting documentation received in the administration office before the Intent to Test is submitted.

Students planning to test for certification must see the Dean of Education during check-in/walk-in registration to review eligibility, complete the testing application and pay the testing and robe rental fees (when required). Failure to do so may result in the student not being approved for testing.

The Consecration service will be held on the Saturday following the Spring and Fall Seminaries.

Testing Fees (for those testing for certification):

Spiritual Seeker $30
Medium Missionary $30
Associate Minister $40
Ordination $55
Spiritual Healer $30
Metaphysics I $30
Metaphysics II $40
Metaphysics III $55

Robe Rental: $10 per Consecration ceremony


General Information:

The Academic staff will approve all schedules. Students are required to attend all sessions of each class to receive credit.

Be sure to bring comfortable clothes and shoes and be prepared for inclement weather. No shorts, halter tops, mini dresses or other inappropriate clothing is allowed in classrooms or church. Don’t forget to bring a notebook, pens, pencils, and appropriate study materials.

Personal checks and Traveler’s Checks must specify “U.S. Funds” to be cashed in the States.

Payment in full is required for reservations. Cancellations are required at least seven (7) days prior to your reservation date to receive a full refund. Food supplies are not permitted in the hotel rooms or dormitories. Click here for the Western Hotel Information.