Educating imaginative, resilient leaders for God's changing world.

Columbia Theological Seminary

701 Columbia Drive
P.O. Box 520
Decatur, GA 30031
404 378-8821
404 377-9696 (fax)
www.CTSnet.edu

  • A seminary of the Presbyterian Church (USA)
  • Established 1828
  • President Steve Hayner

Accreditation

Columbia Theological Seminary is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award masters and doctorate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097 or call 404.679.4500 for questions about the accreditation of Columbia Theological Seminary.

Columbia 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:

Decatur, GA –Master of Art (Theological Studies), Master of Arts in Practical Theology, Master of Divinity, Master of Theology, Doctor of Ministry, Doctor of Educational Ministry, and Doctor of Theology

Kingston, Jamaica –Doctor of Ministry

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 Website: www.ats.edu

Educational Effectiveness

Degree Programs

  • Master of Divinity
  • Master of Arts in Practical Theology
  • Master of Arts (Theological Studies)
  • Master of Theology
  • Doctor of Ministry
  • Doctor of Educational Ministry
  • Doctor of Theology

Special Emphases

  • Lifelong Learning for Clergy and Lay Leadership
  • International Theological Education
  • Spirituality
  • Evangelism and Mission
  • Clinical Pastoral Education

Students

450 students in five degree programs representing:

  • 40 states
  • 20 countries
  • 40 denominations and religious traditions

Faculty

36 men and women of academic excellence, pastoral concern, and wide ecclesiastical experience

Campus

A residential community for students and faculty on a 57-acre site six miles east of downtown Atlanta. Our new student residence hall is LEED certified gold. We expect that our new Vernon S. Broyles Jr. Leadership will also attain LEED certification.