2018-2019 Academic Catalog

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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 the Pasadena campus, the regional campuses, and the seminary’s online offerings. The PhD and PsyD programs in clinical psychology of the School of Psychology are accredited by the American Psychological Association.

Western Association of Schools and Colleges
Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities
985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100
Alameda, CA 94501
510-748-9797 (fax)

The Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada
The Commission on Accrediting
10 Summit Park Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15275-1103
412-788-6510 (fax)

American Psychological Association
750 First Street N.E.
Washington, DC 20002-4242

State Approval Statements

Minnesota. Fuller Theological Seminary is registered as a private institution with the Minnesota Office of Higher Education pursuant to sections 136A.61 to 136A.71. Registration is not an endorsement of the institution. Credits earned at the institution may not transfer to all other institutions.

North Carolina. Degree programs of study offered by Fuller Theological Seminary have been declared exempt from the requirements for licensure, under provisions of North Carolina General Statutes Section (G.S.) 116-15 (d) for exemption from licensure with respect to religious education. Exemption from licensure is not based upon assessment of program quality under established licensing standards.

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