Preparing believers in Jesus Christ for Christian ministry since 1937


Accredited by the Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools

Faith Theological Seminary is a member of the Transnational Association of Christian College and Schools (TRACS) [15935 Forest Rd., Forest, VA 24551; Telephone: (434) 525-9539; e-mail:] having been awarded Accreditation as a Category IV institution by the TRACS Accreditation Commission in April 2015. This status is effective for a period of five years.

As a Category IV institution, Faith Theological Seminary is approved by TRACS to offer the following programs:

  • Certificate of Biblical Studies (CBS)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Religion (BAR)
  • Master of Divinity (M.Div.)
  • Doctor of Ministry (D.Min)
  • Doctor of Theology (Th.D)

tracs-logoTRACS ( is one of only two national accrediting organizations that are recognized by CHEA ( and the USDE ( and in addition hold full membership with INQAAHE (



Faith Theological Seminary has its own independent Board of Directors and is a Delaware non-profit corporation under Internal Revenue Service code of 1986, as amended, section 501(c)(3) and section 170 of the code.


Faith Theological Seminary is authorized by the Maryland Higher Education Commission (MHEC) as a non-profit, religious, degree-granting institution as set forth in sub-section 11-202.1 of the Education Article.