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The Association of Theological Schools (ATS) and the ATS Commission on Accrediting accredit and support a membership of more than 270 graduate theology schools in North America.
Accreditation is about quality assurance for various publics and ongoing improvement for theological schools, especially regarding student learning and formation.
Colloquy Online—the Association's newsletter—features trends in theological education, reflections by ATS administrators and faculty, recommended best practices, and ATS news.
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"Clergy Well-Being: 5 Things Lifelong Learning Leaders Need to Know" is a webinar focusing on what clergy need to thrive in ministry. The webinar is being hosted by the ATS Pathways for Tomorrow Coordination Program.
The Women in Leadership Webinar Series, open to all women at ATS member schools, will provide peer learning opportunities, share resources, and celebrate the unique leadership skills of women in theological schools.
This year's Academic Officers’ Conference will provide educational and professional development opportunities, a collegial network, and a context for nurturing the vocation of the academic officer and envisioning its future development.