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ATS Accreditation Process

The Antiochian House of Studies is an Associate Member of the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada (ATS). The school initiated its application for ATS accreditation in 2017, and is currently in the process of conducting and writing the Self-Study for ATS. The Director of Accreditation is the V. Rev. Dr. Joseph F. Purpura and sub-committee leaders are as follows:

Mission and Integrity: Metropolitan Joseph, Fr. Michel Najim

Planning and Evaluation (Strategic Plan): Vic Downing

Student Learning, Formation: Fr. Michel Najim, Dn. Simeon Spencer

Academic Programs and Student Evaluation: Fr. Michel Najim, Fr. Fadi Rabbat

Library: Julia Ritter

Faculty: Fr. Theodore Pulcini

Governance and Administration: Vic Downing

Institutional Resources (including Finances): Lana Azar, Gabriel Matta, Haitham Matar