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Seminary Trustees Report

Based on a 2000 survey of seminary trustees, this report explores their demographic profile, leadership expertise, and history of association with the school they currently serve. In addition, the trustees... read more >

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Outlooks on the Future of Seminary Faculty

Who are the faculty that are training future religious leaders, how do they balance research and teaching, what do they think is most important to teach their students, and will... read more >

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Financial Support of Theological Education

Where do theological schools find financial support when contributions from denominations continue to decline? What contributions can these schools expect from increased tuition and individual donors? How can schools avoid... read more >

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Graduate Views of Seminary Effectiveness

What do seminary students do after graduation, and how well do they think their theological training prepared them for their work? This 2005 report shows the survey results of graduates... read more >

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Survey Public Perceptions of Your Institution

What does the general public think of your institution? How do political, business, education, community service and philanthropic leaders perceive your organization? Conduct your own survey of community perceptions of... read more >

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What The Public Really Thinks About Theology Schools

Are theological schools doing an adequate job impacting both church and society? Is there a public role for seminaries to play? A 1998 survey of diverse social leaders explores perceptions about... read more >

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Theological School CFO Resources

The Chief Financial Officers Society provides annual meetings that focus on defining the CFO role and vocation, and on developing eight skills/best practices of importance to seminary-based chief financial officers,... read more >

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Theological School Student Personnel Staff Resources

The Student Personnel Administrators Network is an organization for persons engaged in seminary student services, such as recruitment officers, admissions directors, registrars, financial aid officials, and deans of students. Annual... read more >

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Resources for Development Officers of Theological Schools

The Development and Institutional Advancement Program is designed to assist seminary development officers master their core areas of responsibility - annual fund, major gifts, planned giving, and capital campaigns. The... read more >

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Graduating Seminary Student Profiles

Explore this intriguing set of in-depth seminary student surveys administered at graduation by the 250 member institutions of the Association of Theological Schools. Beginning in 2001-02, the Graduating Student Questionnaire... read more >

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Looking for Online Resources?

The Congregational Resource Guide (CRG) is an online tool designed to help leaders of all congregations find the right...

Is Pence Right About The Growth of Religion in the US?

"Religion in America isn’t receding. It’s just the opposite. Faith is gaining new life across America every day." —...

Apply for a Thriving in Ministry Grant

Lilly Endowment Inc. has announced a new grant program to help pastors thrive in congregational leadership and thus...

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ATLA Serials for Alum

The American Theological Library Association (ATLA) is a professional association providing support of theological and religious studies libraries and librarians. ATLA produces a prestigious line of electronic resources to support the scholarly study of religion and theology. Learn more.

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