There are scholarship opportunities for students who are interested in taking courses, but need financial assistance. There are scholarships available through the astrological organizations such as AFAN, ISAR and the AFA. Kepler College also has scholarship funds specifically for the Certificate and Diploma program courses. Scholarships are generally in the range of $200 to $250 per student, per term. Applications need to be submitted at least one month prior to the start of term. You only need to submit an application once per school year (Fall through Summer terms).
Kepler is highlighting astrological research throughout the month of September. Amy Shapiro has published the results of her research on careers and astrology in her new book Forces At Work. This book is for students and practitioners who want to look at parallels between Astrology and Career Development. Based on an original Career Survey conducted between 1990-92, and a follow-up in 2012-13, cases show the arcs of people’s careers and subtle forces that guided their choices, correlated to their charts. The findings are a long-term study of cosmic and psycho-dynamic links between Astrology and Career Theory with over 80 natal chart observations. Chapter 2, Geocosmic Career Indicators, surveys ancient-to-modern Astro-Career Theories with insights by Austrian Astrologer, Dr. Oskar Adler, a fresh look at the Gauquelin Sectors, Part of Fortune, Asteroids, Chiron, Ceres and Eris, with cases of famous people’s charts with a prominent Eris: Sigmund Freud, Arnold Schoenberg, Joan Baez, Princess Diana, Steve Jobs and John Stewart. In each, Eris serves the role of ‘Provocateur’ as a catalyst for evolutionary forces. In a special Resources section, Kepler College is recognized as a resource for Astrologers. Chapters 3 to 6 group 58 cases by their Sun/Moon/Horizon relation, and a chapter on Career Counseling gives practical advice to help your clients with career decisions.
In the Foreword, Economist, Ed Kaznocha writes: “Aptitude tests and counseling help us to gain insight, yet do not touch on our inner, hard-to-express wants and needs. As Amy describes: ‘Forces at Work combines self-perception, motivation, astrology and career theory in the interplay of visible and invisible realms.’ Her research and this book achieve what no economic or statistical study can do.”
Primary Instructor: Kenneth Miller
This course may be taken as a diploma program elective
Indian Astrology, called JYOTISH or Vedic Astrology is India’s method for understanding your Destiny.
Many courses have required books in addition to the materials supplied in class. Instructors do their best to keep the prices down, so most books are easy to find and second-hand copies are available.
(prices checked 9/15/14)