Seminary Accreditation Statement
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)
As a part of Erskine College, Erskine Theological Seminary is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate, master’s, and doctorate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500. All sites are included in Erskine College’s accreditation.
Association of Theological Schools (ATS)
Erskine Theological Seminary is accredited by the Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada, and the following degree programs are approved: MDiv, MA (Theological Studies), MA in Practical Ministry, ThM, DMin
The following campus is approved as under Erskine’s accreditation:
Approved Degrees: MDiv, MA in Practical Ministry, DMin
Approved for a Comprehensive Distance Education Program
All extension sites are covered under Erskine’s accreditation.
The Commission contact information is:
The Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada
10 Summit Park Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15275
Telephone: 412-788-6505; Fax: 412-788-6510
Status in Other States
The Georgia Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission (GNPEC) has authorized Erskine Theological Seminary to offer instruction in Christian Education, Divinity, Ministry, Practical Ministry, Theological Studies, and Theology. Questions related to GNPEC’s authorization may be directed to: Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission, 2082 East Exchange Place, Suite 220, Tucker, GA 30084-5305; 770-414-3300; 770-414-3309 (FAX); www.gnpec.org.