Statement of Accreditation Status
Claremont School of Theology

1325 North College Avenue
Claremont, CA 91711-3199
United States

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Current Accreditation Status

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Accredited on Warning
Most Recent Commission Action: 
Friday, June 29, 2018
First Accredited

Date the institution was first accredited by WSCUC.

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Financial Structure Type

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Academic Calendar

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Distributes Federal Financial Aid: 
Rolesort descending Name Title E-mail
Accreditation Liaison Officer Duane Bidwell Associate Professor Practical Theology Spiritual Care & Counseling dbidwell [at]
Board of Directors Chair Patricia Farris Chair of the Board of Trustees p.farris [at]
Chief Academic Officer Sheryl Kujawa-Holbrook VP for Academic Affairs Dean of the Faculty skujawaholbrook [at]
Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey Kuan President jkuan [at]
Chief Financial Officer Gamward Quan Director of Institutional Research gquan [at]
Director Institutional Research Gamward Quan Director of Institutional Research gquan [at]
Degreesort descending Degree Level Year Implemented Modality
Advanced Course of Study Non-degree 1992 On-Site
Certificate in Christian Ministry Non-degree 2010 On-Site
Certificate in Engaged Compassion Non-degree 2010 On-Site
Certificate in Islamic Chaplaincy Non-degree 2016 On-Site
Certificate in Islamic Education Non-degree 2016 On-Site
Certificate in Islamic Studies and Leadership Non-degree 2010 On-Site
Certificate in Methodist/Wesleyan Studies Non-degree 2013 On-Site
Doctor of Ministry Professional Doctorate 1970 On-Site
Doctor of Ministry in Practical Theology of Healing Reconciliation and Transform Professional Doctorate 2010 On-Site
Doctor of Philosophy in Practical Theology Research Doctorate 1974 On-Site
Doctor of Philosophy in Religion Research Doctorate 1974 On-Site
Master of Arts in Religion Masters 1960 On-Site
Master of Arts in Theological Studies Masters 2017 On-Site
Master of Divinity Masters 2014 Distance Education
Master of Divinity Masters 1960 On-Site

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