Accreditation, Eligibility, and Professional Relationships


HGST-img-150x150Houston Graduate School of Theology 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: Master of Theological Studies, Master of Arts in Counseling, Master of Arts in Spiritual Direction, Master of Arts in Missional Leadership, Master of Divinity, and Doctor of Ministry degrees.

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

HGST is listed in the Education Directory: Colleges and Universities, published by the Office of Educational Research and Improvement of the U.S. Department of Education Center of Statistics.

HGST is authorized under federal law to enroll nonimmigrant alien students.

HGST is approved by the State Approving Agency for veterans’ benefits.

HGST is a member of the Council of Southwestern Theological Schools (COSTS).