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Accreditation

State Approval and Accreditation

Methodist Theological Seminary in America is a private, non-profit, interdenominational institution. Methodist Theological Seminary in America has received verification from the State of California Bureau of Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE) that it qualifies as a “religious exempt” institution, pursuant to California Education Code Section 94739 (b)(6).

As a religious exemption institution of higher education, As of March 5, 2013, Methodist Theological Seminary in America has authorization from BPPE to offer the following programs:

• A four-year Bachelor of Theology
• A two-year Master of Theology
• A three/four-year Master of Divinity program

Any questions a student may have regarding the state approval may be directed to the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education at 916-574-8900, or toll-free at (888) 370-7589,
or visit its website at www.bppe.ca.gov.

2016 Annual Report for BPPE (Updated)
2017 Annual Report for BPPE

 

National Accreditation

On February 2018, Methodist Theological Seminary in America has received the initial full accreditation by the Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE).
Any questions a student may have regarding the approval may be directed to the Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE) at 55850 TG Lee Blvd. Suite 130, Orlando, FL 32822, Tel (407) 207-0808. Fax (407) 207-0840, or visit its website at www.abhe.org.