Welcome to Atlantic School of Theology  

Theological education is an adventure! 

Are you looking for intellectual and personal enrichment, vocational development, or spiritual growth? Interested in some form of ministry or in deepening your service in the wider community? Just want to learn something new?

You’ve come to the right place.

  • With a range of graduate and diploma programs as well as Continuing Education events, AST has something to suit your needs.
  • Learning opportunities via online, hybrid, and on-campus formats are all available, so you can study here in Halifax or from anywhere in the world.
  • Highly skilled and scholarly faculty are here to teach and learn alongside you.
  • An excellent library is ready to serve you.
  • Generous financial aid is available.
  • A peaceful seaside campus beckons.
  • All of this is part of the AST experience. Here, you’ll find an educational setting that is diverse, inclusive, and challenging, and that brings us into contact with many faith traditions and the lived realities of a wonderful mix of people, in the classroom and beyond.

Get in touch. We’d love to hear from you.


AST is located in Mi’kma’ki, the ancestral and unceded territory of the Mi’kmaq Peoples