Rev. Dr. Jim Waters, PhD Chancellor   [email protected]

A payment plan for each student will be in effect of course. All fees will be on a case by case basis. STI never turns a student away for lack of finances. In fact all our fees have been greatly reduced so that no one need worry about finances. 

Once enrolled you will receive our USB Flash Drive Stick, Or SD Card you may wish.  Containing all our E-Books, Manuals & Program Materials. 
This USB Flash drive contains our Videos targeted to your degree and program.
Material and Videos are being added every month. I believe you'll find this arrangement to be of a great help to your education

You may click on this link to visit our On Line Program in the Cloud.   easy link to our USB material.. manuals, books and videos in one site. 

Click on The Below URL link.. takes you to our Flash drive online.. then click on the specific folder twice to open the pages.  The  Actual flash drive will be mailed to you once the initial payment is made. But you can review the material easily this way.  This is quiet large and inclusive.

Religious Degrees, Certificate & Ordination Programs

Licentiate in Sacred Theology "STL"  $350.00

A general Catholic Degree providing a Licensure in 

Theology  for  those studying for the Priesthood or   

Liturgical Ministry. 

May be substituted with the Bachelor in Divinity Degree.   B.Div.


Master of Divinity "M.Div."  Fee:  $450.00 


This is the major professional degree for all Clergy from which to enter ministry, counseling, chaplaincy etc. 

If you received The STL or other degree, certificate from "STI" the 

total fee amount will be a sum total of $350.00.  The M.Div. will 

include Certificates in Pastoral Care and Domestic Violence


PhD.  Doctor of Philosophy 

in  Pastoral Care & Counseling  $500.00

this is the preeminent professional degree. 


For those with other work at STI you will receive a large discount in fee.
 scholarships on a case by case basis. In most cases we'll discount immediately

ThD   Doctor of Theology   fee: $350.00

Professional Degree emphasis on Theological study 

in relation to Christ and the Sacraments. Also relationship to

sacraments and the Church and pastoral care. 

Sanctus places a special emphasis on Jesus Christ, for it is in Christ

 we find our Core, our Centre and Source. 

Doctor of Divinity  Fee $250.00

Honoris Causa

Awarded to newly Consecrated Bishops or Clergy with a

 laudable history of service in the Ministry. To advance on to the PhD

 in Pastoral care this fee would be counted as partial payment for

that Degree Fee.


Certificate in Pastoral Chaplaincy   
Fee  $200.00

Professional Certificate for those studying 

for the Licentiate in Sacred Theology or B.Div. 


The Sanctus Chaplaincy Course   $200.00
Those with prior experience and a degree from STI will pay !100.00
The Chaplains Course is adapted from a professional Clinical Pastoral Education course. We suggest students volunteer at a local hospital or Health Care Facility. Most Hospitals have volunteer programs that provide an opportunity to learn as you assist patients and their Families.  You'll need this for your ministry. The Manual was created by the Former Director of Chaplaincy Training in the Archdiocese of Newark, NJ and Phoenix, AZ. 

Domestic Violence Chaplaincy Certificate
$200.00  or included with our MDiv. degree

This program includes videos and Large manual in PDF format. This may run in connection with the US Dept. of Homeland Security Training as a Dom. Violence Trainer. Designed specifically for Clergy. The Author and Chancellor are both professionally trained in Domestic Violence Counseling. Fr. Jim is a Federal Trainer in D. V. by the Dept. of Homeland Security. Originally with the US Dept. of Justice.

Ordination as a Non-Denominational 


The "Christic Ministry Pastoral Studies Program"

Sponsored by "STI" the fee is $250.00 this is a on-denominational Program of a higher quality and professional set of standards then most other "on-Line programs. This study program leads to Ordination in the Non Denominational Ecumenical Ministry under the Auspices of our own Ministry, the Christic Ministry founded in 1999.

fees may be waved if you studied for the B.Div.or STL. 

The Chancellor was originally Ordained in 1973 as a Presbyterian Ministry in South Carolina.  He became an Ordained Sacramental Priest in 1987 then a Catholic Priest in 1999, In 2003 a Franciscan Friar in San Francisco at the Shrine of St. Francis of Assisi.

he did a special retreat and program in Assisi, Italy with local Franciscans.

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Note:  All Degrees granted by STI are Religious degrees and not Academic. If you earn a PhD, ThD, or D.D. you must use the title Rev. Dr. before your name, rather then Dr. and name. This is to make sure to differentiate the difference that yours is a religious Degree. Most states take a dim view of passing off a religious degree as an academic degree.