The Association of Theological Schools (ATS) is a membership organization of more than 270 graduate schools that conduct postbaccalaureate professional and academic degree programs to educate persons for the practice of ministry and for teaching and research in the theological disciplines.
Reformed Theological Seminary is accredited by the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada to award the MA, MAR, MAC, MACC, MATS, MABS, MDiv, and DMin degrees. RTS is aproved by ATS to offer a comprehensive distance education program. At RTS, this includes 100% online MABS, MATS, and MAR degrees.
The Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools in
the United States and Canada (ATS)
10 Summit Park Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15275
The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) is the regional body for the accreditation of degree-granting higher education institutions in the Southern states. It serves as the common denominator of shared values and practices among the diverse institutions in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and Latin America and other international sites approved by the SACSCOC Board of Trustees that award associate, baccalaureate, master’s, or doctoral degrees. The Commission also accepts applications from other international institutions of higher education. The mission of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges is to assure the educational quality and improve the effectiveness of its member institutions.
RTS is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award masters and doctorate degrees. For more details and contact information on RTS’ accreditation status with ATS and SACS-COC see https://rts.edu/site/academics/accreditation.aspx.
Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)
1866 Southern Lane
Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097