Maitripa College offers a Master of Arts in Buddhist Studies, a Master of Divinity Degree, Continuing Education courses, and community programming. Founded upon the three pillars of scholarship, meditation, and service, our contemplative learning curriculum combines modern academic and traditional Tibetan Buddhist disciplines. Students thrive in a supportive community, developing the personal qualities of a good heart, tolerance, and joy, as well as professional skills to become agents of positive change in the world.


The Maitripa College Annual Winter Fundraising Drive is underway! This year’s campaign is built on the theme “Finding Joy in Every Moment”; taking inspiration from our work in creating a world in which the full positive potential of every being is recognized and celebrated, a world that you are helping to shape with your continuous support for our mission. >Read about the special events planned and how you can help!


Maitripa College Academic Programs

Academics
and Admissions

Make Your Practice Your Life


 

  • Master of Arts in Buddhist Studies (MA) Degree
  • Master of Divinity (MDiv) Degree
  • Tibetan Language Study
  • Buddhist Chaplaincy Education
  • Continuing Education
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Maitripa College Academic Programs

Meditation
and Community

Find Support for Your Spiritual Path


 

  • Special Events & Teachings (Public Events Calendar)
  • Weekly Community Practice & Meditation (Open to All)
  • James A. Blumenthal Library
  • Practice Interviews
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Maitripa College Academic Programs

Service as
Spiritual Practice

Engage with Our Community


 

  • Volunteer
  • Give
  • Get Involved
  • Join Maitripa students, neighbors, and friends for Community Practice, Meditation, or Teachings
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Maitripa College Podcast
Lapis: The Learning Story
Maitripa College Media

The three educational pillars of Maitripa College — SCHOLARSHIP, MEDITATION, and SERVICE — embody the extrinsic study of Buddhist thought, the internal exploration of Buddhist practice, and the activity that results from the integration of these. —Yangsi Rinpoche, Maitripa College President