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The Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia is accredited by the Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada.  The seminary is approved to offer the following degrees:  Master of Arts in Public Leadership, Master of Divinity, Master of Arts in Religion, Doctor of Ministry, Master of Sacred Theology, and Doctor of Philosophy.  The Commission may be contacted at: 

The Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada 
10 Summit Park Drive 
Pittsburgh, PA 15275 
Telephone: 412-788-6505 
Fax: 412-788-6510 


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The seminary is also accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market St., 2nd Floor West, Philadelphia, PA 19104-2680. Telephone: 267-284-5000. Website:

Both institutional accrediting agencies are recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.