CLST ACCREDITATIONS

CLST Global Accreditation and Association Christian Life School of Theology has met the requirements for exemption from applicable Georgia law as a religious institution under the provision of the Post-secondary Educational Authorization Act, Georgia Code 20-3-100 et seq. As a result, CLST Global awards a variety of Ministry Certificates, Diplomas and Degrees ranging from an Associate of Theology through a Doctor of Theology. CLST also offers a wide range of undergraduate concentrations. 

CLST Global is a member of the International Association of Bible Colleges and Seminaries. The IABCS is a standards-based certification association registered as an accreditation body. The IABCS provides certification that CLST Global adheres to standardized operating requirements in keeping with, and acceptable to, other institutions of higher education. Membership allows CLST Global to maintain its evangelical integrity, while operating according to the highest academic standards. You can view additional information about IABCS at http://iabcs.org/index.htm. 

CLST Global is a member of the Academic Council for Educational Accountability (formerly known as the Apostolic Council for Educational Accountability). ACEA was founded by Dr. C. Peter Wagner (a member of the CLST Global faculty) to provide academic credibility through accountability and association.  ACEA is a network of Christian education and Christian training programs and schools. Information about ACEA is available at http://www.acea-schools.org/index.html. 

CLST Global is a member of the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) and is approved by ACSI to issue Continuing Education Units (CEU) to CLST Global students and to students at CLEN member schools. This means that CLST Global courses are recognized by many Christian schools for meeting their teachers’ continuing education requirements. ACSI is the largest provider of programs and services to Christian schools in the world and serves thousands of pre-schools, elementary, and secondary institutions. CLST Global is a member of the Association of Christian Distance Education (ACCESS). The mission of ACCESS is to provide leadership in the field of Christian distance education. http://accessed.org