Degree Types and Hood Colors

SPU Hood Colors

College of Arts and Sciences
  • Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages: TESOL (MA) - White 
  • Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages: TESOL (MA) with K–12 - Certification - White 

School of Business, Government, and Economics
  • Business Administration (MBA) - Drab 
  • Information Systems Management (MS-ISM) - Gold 
  • Social and Sustainable Management (MA) - Drab 
  • Faith and Business (MA) - Drab 
  • Human Resources (MA) - Drab 

School of Education
  • Alternative Routes to Certification (ARC/MAT)- Light Blue
  • Alternative Routes to Certification (ARC) Online - Light Blue 
  • Counselor Education (PhD) - Dark Blue
  • Teacher Leadership (MEd) - Light Blue
  • Education, Doctorate (PhD) - Dark Blue
  • Education, Doctorate (EdD) - Light Blue
  • Digital Education Leadership (MEd) - Light Blue 
  • Educational Leadership (MEd) - Light Blue 
  • Literacy (MEd) - Light Blue
  • Literacy (MEd) With Certification- Light Blue
  • Teaching (MAT) - Light Blue
  • School Counseling (MEd) - Light Blue
  • Teaching Math and Science (MTMS) - Light Blue

School of Health Sciences

  • Nursing (MSN) - Apricot
    • Clinical Leadership in Practice
    • Nurse Educator
    • Family Nurse Practitioner
    • Adult/Gerontology Nurse Practitioner
    • Clinical Nurse Specialist
  • Nursing (DNP) - Apricot

School of Psychology, Family, and Community
  • Clinical Psychology (PhD) - Dark Blue
  • Industrial-Organizational Psychology (MA and PhD) - Dark Blue
  • Psychological Science (MS) - Gold 
  • Marriage and Family Therapy (MS) - Gold 

Seattle Pacific Seminary
  • Master of Divinity (MDiv) - Scarlet
  • Master of Arts in Asian American Ministry - Scarlet
  • Master of Arts in Business and Applied Theology - Scarlet
  • Master of Arts in Christian Leadership - Scarlet
  • Master of Arts (Christian Scripture) - Scarlet
  • Master of Arts (Christian Studies) - Scarlet
  • Master of Arts in Reconciliation and Intercultural Studies – Scarlet

What Hood Color should a Student wear if they have of these dual degrees?
  • For those involved in dual degree programs, graduating students can pick which color they would like (from the two respective programs) to have on their hood.
  • MBA/MA (Christian Studies) - Drab or Scarlet
  • MBA/MDiv - Drab or Scarlet
  • MS in Marriage and Family Therapy/MA (Christian Studies) - Gold or Scarlet
  • MS in Marriage and Family Therapy/MDiv - Gold or Scarlet

Posted: Tuesday, December 10, 2013