Briercrest’s seminary is accredited by the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada (ATS), the most recognized accreditor of seminaries in North America. Seminaries, graduate schools, and many universities from across the United States, Canada, and around the world recognize degrees and transfer credits from the Seminary. For more information on ATS, see their website www.ats.edu.
Briercrest Seminary is also an associate member of the Canadian Professional Counsellors Association
(CPCA), which enables graduates of the MA Marriage and Family Counselling program to obtain membership with the CPCA.
Degree Program Approval
The Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada has approved the following degree programs:
- MA (Biblical Languages and Exegesis)
- Master of Christian Ministries
- Master of Counselling
- Master of Divinity
- MA in Leadership and Management
- MA in Marriage and Family Therapy
- MA (Theological Studies)
- Master of Youth Ministry
The contact information for the Association of Theological Schools (ATS) is a follows:
The Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada
10 Summit Park Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15275-1110
Statement of Educational Effectiveness
In a 2012 survey, 88% of Briercrest Seminary graduates indicated that they were serving in a position appropriate to their educational focus while at Seminary.