Accreditation

Fuller Theological Seminary is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. The Schools of Theology and Intercultural Studies are also accredited by the Association of Theological Schools. The accreditation of these associations applies to both the Pasadena campus and Fuller's regional campuses. The PhD and PsyD programs in clinical psychology of the School of Psychology are approved (professionally accredited) by the American Psychological Association.

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:

MA in Theology and Ministry, MA in Family Studies, MDiv, MA in Intercultural Studies, MA in Christian Leadership, MA in Specialized Ministry, MA in Global Leadership, MA (Theology), DMin, ThM, PhD (Intercultural Studies), PhD (Missiology), PhD (Theology)
 
The following extension sites are approved as specified:

Colorado Springs, CO
Approved Degrees: MA in Family Studies, MA in Intercultural Studies, MA in Christian Leadership, MA in Global Leadership, MA (Theology)

Irvine, CA
Approved Degrees: MA in Family Studies, MDiv, MA in Intercultural Studies, MA in Christian Leadership, MA (Theology)

Menlo Park, CA
Approved Degrees: MA in Family Studies, MDiv, MA in Intercultural Studies, MA in Christian Leadership, MA (Theology)

Phoenix, AZ
Approved Degrees: MA in Family Studies, MDiv, MA in Intercultural Studies, MA in Christian Leadership, MA (Theology)

Sacramento, CA
Approved Degrees: MA in Family Studies, MA in Intercultural Studies, MA in Christian Leadership, MA (Theology)

Seattle, WA
Approved Degrees: MA in Family Studies, MDiv, MA in Intercultural Studies, MA in Christian Leadership, MA (Theology)

Approved for a Comprehensive Distance Education Program

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 USA
Telephone: 412-788-6505
Fax: 412-788-6510
 
 
Fuller Seminary offers several doctoral and master’s-level degrees from each of its three schools: School of Theology, School of Intercultural Studies, and the School of Psychology. Most of the programs are designed to allow a student to attend either full-time or part-time, but all credits counted toward a specific degree must be earned within a ten-year time period.
 
Advanced Ministerial: 54%
Advanced Research: 68%
General Ministerial: 61%
General Theological: 53%