Dominican School of Philosophy and Theology


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 through Spring 2018 by the following entities:

  1. The Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities
    The Western Association of Schools and Colleges

    985 Atlantic Ave., Suite 100
    Alameda, CA 94501, USA
    Telephone:  (510) 748-9001, Fax:   (510) 748-9797
  2. The Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada (ATS)
    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
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