Lancaster Theological Seminary is fully accredited by the following organizations:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education
3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104-2680
Telephone: (267) 284-5000 Website:
In June 2014, Middle States Commission on Higher Education reaffirmed accreditation for a 10-year period ending in 2024.

The Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada The Commission on Accrediting

10 Summit Park Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15275 USA
Telephone: (412) 788-6505 Fax: (412) 788-6510 Website:

Degree programs approved: MDiv, MA(Religion), MA in Ministry & Leadership, DMin.
In June 2014, ATS reaffirmed accreditation for 10 years, until 2024.

Department of Education of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania / Division of Graduate and Professional Programs

U.S. Department of Justice approval for enrollment of non-immigrant international students under the Immigration and Naturalization Act.

Pennsylvania State Approving Agency (Division of Veterans & Military Education) approval for Veteran Education

University Senate of The United Methodist Church