The Doctor of Ministry degree was first approved by The American Association of Theological Schools (now ATS) in 1972, with significant growth occurring in the number and scope of these programs soon after its inception.

BARRYTOWN - All of us have games, pastimes or hobbies we enjoy. Ute Delaney, Registrar at the Unification Theological Seminary for the past 20 years and a 2010 graduate, has what she affectionately refers to as her “other life.”

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Mission StatementMission Statement:

The Unification Theological Seminary offers educational programs in an interfaith context, which cultivate the heart, mind and spirit; bridge religious and cultural divides; promote leadership, service and engagement with the world; and provide tools for success in ministry and professional life.  UTS is committed to the Unification vision of one global family under God.


The Unification Theological Seminary is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education , 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. (267-284-5000) The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

Academic degree programs of the Seminary are registered by the New York State Education Department

Religious Studies - HEGIS 2301.00  Certificates in Unification Leadership, Ecumenical Leadership, and Nonprofit Leadership and Grantwriting, M.Div, M..A. and D.Min.;
Religious Education - HEGIS 2304.00  M.R.E.;
Philosophy and Religion - HEGIS 1599.10  B.A. in World Religions and Philosophy.

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