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GTF Residential Institutes

Students in attendance at the June Residential Institute

Students in attendance at the June Residential Institute


The Graduate Theological Foundation provides the opportunity for students to engage in on-site intensive weeks of study at the administrative offices of the GTF through attendance at a GTF Residential Institute.… Continue reading

Residential Institutes: Earn Credits Toward Your Degree

Residential Institutes June 2014 class

Residential Institutes are offered throughout the year at our administrative offices in Mishawaka, Indiana.  We encourage all students to participate, if possible, in a one-week residential institute at some point during their degree program.   Attendance at an… Continue reading

Foundation Footnotes: Study On-Site at the GTF by Attending a 2014 Institute


The March 2014 GTF Institute, “Examining Approaches in Pastoral Nurture,” held on-site in Mishawaka, Indiana. (See more photos of the Institute on our Facebook page.)

The GTF has recently added several residential Institutes for 2014 Students may use… Continue reading

Foundation Footnotes: New 10-week E-Tutorials

Over the past eight years, E-Tutorials have proven to be a convenient and beneficial choice for students who would like to complete their coursework online directly through the GTF.  Carried out via email between student and faculty member, E-Tutorials… Continue reading

New course: Traditional Representative Characters of Christian Spirituality

Faculty-photo-COLONThe Rev. Dr. Jorge R. Colón, C.Ss.R., is offering a new E-Tutorial focused on the main writings and characters of Christian Spirituality.  Dr. Colón is Rev. François-Xavier Durrwell, C.Ss.R., Professor of Religious Studies at the Graduate Theological Foundation… Continue reading