Accreditation, Affiliations and Partnerships
Taylor Seminary is an accredited member of the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada. Accordingly, ATS mandates that the following statement be posted to attest to this accreditation:
Taylor College and Seminary 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:
MDiv, MA in Intercultural Studies, MTS
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
Taylor Seminary is currently in the midst of the process of seeking reaffirmation of accreditation from ATS, which is necessary every ten years. Three subcommittees are busy working on various aspects of a self-study, evaluating all aspects of Taylor.
Community input is welcome and necessary. We encourage you to share your perspective on Taylor Seminary's effectiveness, on the changing demands of ministry, and the changing needs of ministry preparation. Send your comments to Academic Dean Dr. Eric Ohlmann: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Taylor also holds institutional membership in the Evangelical Fellowship of Canada, the Canadian Corporation for Studies in Religion, the Association for Theological Field Education, and the Western Association of Registrars of Universities and Colleges of Canada, and Network of Evangelical Seminaries in Western Canada.
Taylor continues to develop significant partnerships within the evangelical and higher education communities. These partnerships include North American Baptist churches, NAB Leadership Centers, Sioux Falls Seminary, Vanguard College, Urban Sanctuary, Carey Theological College, Cameroon Baptist Theological Seminary, Education Consortium for Contextual Learning (ecCL), Network of Evangelical Seminaries (NETS) in Western Canada, Young Life, and the Baptist Union of Western Canada (BUWC).
The seminary is an institutional member of In TRUST. In Trust seeks "to educate and inform those responsible for the governance of the graduate theological schools of North America." We are members of a number of educational groups, including Christian Higher Education Canada (CHEC). Additionally, Taylor has been a member of the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce since 2000.