DSPT is established by the Master of the Order of Friars Preachers (Dominican Order) as a Center of Studies for the Order.
The School is chartered by the State of California as a degree-granting institution of higher education.
DSPT is accredited by the following entities:
- The Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities
The Western Association of Schools and Colleges (next review date: Spring 2019)
985 Atlantic Ave., Suite 100
Alameda, CA 94501, USA
Telephone: (510) 748-9001, Fax: (510) 748-9797
- The Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada (ATS) (next review date Fall 2019)
10 Summit Park Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15275, USA
Telephone: 412-788-6505, Fax: 412-788-6510
ATS has approved the following degree programs: MDiv, MA (Philosophy), MA (Theology), and MTS