Christ the King Seminary, also known as CKS, is a graduate school of theology and pastoral ministry that trains individuals to serve people. Founded in 1857, it offers a range of degree and certificate programs. The seminary s certificate programs include personal enrichment and continuing education courses. Christ the King Seminary teaches a variety of individuals, such as teachers, engineers, accountants, nurses and retirees. Its facilities include a chapel, library, dining complex, classroom building, auditorium, campus center and gymnasium, as well as several residential halls. The seminary is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada. Christ the King Seminary is located in East Aurora, N.Y.