ATS & SACSCOC Site Visit Notice

Reformed Theological Seminary is in the process of the decennial reaffirmation of accreditation by the Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools (ATS) and Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).

As part of the reaffirmation process, RTS will host a comprehensive evaluation visit on March 28-31, 2022. The purpose of this visit is to verify that the school meets all applicable standards of accreditation for both ATS and SACSCOC.

RTS invites third-party comments in writing concerning RTS’ qualifications for accreditation. Comments regarding ATS standards of accreditation may be sent to the ATS Director of Commission Information Services before March 14, 2022. Comments regarding SACSCOC principles of accreditation may be submitted through the SACSCOC Third-Party Comment Form before January 15, 2022.

Comments may also or instead be sent in writing to Provost Robert J. Cara at All comments will be shared with the onsite evaluation committee.