Accreditation

The Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago is accredited by the Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada (ATS) and the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). The following degree programs are approved: Master of Divinity, Master of Arts in Ministry, Master of Arts, Doctor of Ministry, Master of Theology, and Doctor of Philosophy. In addition, the following extension site is accredited: Sigtuna, Sweden (D.Min.). 

LSTC was reaccredited by both ATS and HLC in 2017.


LSTC also operates in compliance with the Illinois Board of Higher Education. Register an institutional complaint with the Illinois Board of Higher Education here.

Contact Information

The Association of Theological Schools
10 Summit Park Drive
Pittsburgh, PA  15275
Telephone: 412.788.6505
Website: www.ats.edu

The Higher Learning Commission
230 South LaSalle Street
Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604
Telephone: 800.621.7440
Website: www.hlcommission.org

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