A.S.T. is an Ecumenical University committed to excellence in graduate level Theological Education and research and in formation for Christian Ministries, lay and ordained, in Church and Society, primarily in Atlantic Canada. A.S.T. is accredited by the Association of Theological Schools in Canada and in the United States of America. The school admits students in programs leading to the Masters of Divinity, Master of Arts, Graduate Certificate in Theological Studies, Adult Certificate in Theological Studies, Diploma in Youth Ministry and Diploma in The New Evangelization.