Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE)
Southeastern Bible College has been accredited by the Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE), an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education.
The Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
The Association of Christian Schools International approved SEBC’s Elementary Education program, and SEBC has been a member of ACSI since 1981. ACSI strives to enable and equip Christian educators and schools worldwide to effectively educate children and young people with the mind of Christ. Thus, students will be prepared for life because Christ, the creator and sustainer of the universe, possesses “all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge” (Colossians 2:3). The life and mind of Christ is nurtured in the lives of students through redemptive relationships with faculty who recognize that reconciling the heart and mind to God is the foundation of their work.
Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability
Southeastern Bible College became a charter member of the ECFA in 1980. ECFA Mission Statement – ECFA is committed to helping Christ-centered organizations earn the public’s trust through developing and maintaining standards of accountability that convey God-honoring ethical practices. The ECFA’s Standards of Responsible Stewardship focus on board governance, financial transparency, integrity in fund-raising and proper use of charity resources.
Q. Is Southeastern Bible College accredited?
A. Yes, Southeastern Bible College is an accredited institution through the Commission on Accreditation of the Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE). The College first received accreditation in 1962 when this organization was known as the Accrediting Association of Bible Colleges (AABC).
Q. Is the ABHE accreditation a quality accreditation?
A. ABHE was organized in 1947 and is recognized as a national accrediting agency by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA – www.chea.org). ABHE is also listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a recognized agency for biblical higher education.
Q. Can I receive Federal Financial Aid if I attend SEBC?
A. Yes, Southeastern Bible College is approved for funding of Title IV funds by the Department of Education and by the Veterans Administration.