Accreditation Through The Association Of Theological Schools

Calvin Theological Seminary holds accredited membership in the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada (ATS). ATS establishes the standards of theological education and maintains a list of those institutions accredited on the basis of such standards. The corporate office of ATS is in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

Calvin Theological Seminary is approved to offer the following degrees:

 MA in Christian Leadership

 MA in Leadership Formation (Spanish language, cohort program)

 MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

 MA in Missional Training - offered only at a location in Tempe, AZ (pending ATS approval of the location)







Calvin Seminary has approval to offer our programs via distance education, with the exception of our Doctor of Philosophy program.

Calvin Seminary has approval to offer its Master of Arts in Christian Leadership program through Competency Based Theological Education (CBTE).

Calvin Seminary is affiliated with several organizations related to theological education:

  • American Theological Library Association

  • Association for Clinical Pastoral Education

  • The International Association for the Promotion of Christian Higher Education

  • Chicago Area Theological Library Association

  • The Scriptorium: Center for Christian Antiquities Associate School of Jerusalem University College

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