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Our Mission

Turner Theological Seminary (TTS) is African Methodist Episcopal in origin and affiliation and multidenominational in spirit. TTS prepares men and women for ecclesial leadership in the African-American tradition of theological reflection, liberation, evangelism, justice, and reconciliation to transform a diverse community of learners into future global leaders who impact the church and the world.

Our Vision

Turner Theological Seminary (TTS) is to be the seminary of choice for people who desire to pursue excellence through theological perspectives with an emphasis on social justice as a transformational seminary in the world.

Our Motto

Turner Theological Seminary remains committed to its motto “For a Prepared Ministry” in keeping with the aim of its founders to be an institution for the preparation of men and women for every aspect of Christian Education.

Our Faith Statement

Turner Theological Seminary (TTS) hereby affirms its historical affiliation with the African Methodist Episcopal Church (AME). In fulfillment of its mission as an institution of higher education, steeped in the foundational beliefs of The AME Church, Turner Theological Seminary is committed to AME Church's motto of “God Our Father,
Christ Our Redeemer, the Holy Spirit Our Comforter, Humankind, Our Family".

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