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Seminary Student Handbooks

Theological education and ministerial formation at Seattle Pacific Seminary are carefully structured in accordance with all relevant national and state laws, with the policies and practices of Seattle Pacific University, with the accreditation standards and policies of the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities, and with the general institutional standards and educational and degree program standards of the Association of Theological Schools.

Seminary Student Handbook

Student-related policies, procedures, and protocols — as well as a comprehensive list of all credit-bearing graduate courses at Seattle Pacific University (i.e., Seminary courses plus approved BUS, EDU, MFT and ORG courses) — have been assembled into a single viewable or downloadable Seattle Pacific Seminary Student Handbook (PDF).

Seminary Contextual Education Handbook

Policies, procedures, and protocols pertaining to contextual education (a.k.a. “field education”) have been assembled into a single viewable or downloadable SPS Contextual Education Handbook (PDF).

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SOT Faculty Books

School of Theology faculty have published more than 60 books, on topics ranging from global Christianity, to theodicy, to women and Christianity — as well as commentaries and scholarly monographs on books and topics of the Bible. SOT faculty book page.