South Florida Bible College & Theological Seminary is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of the Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE), 5850 T G Lee Boulevard Suite 130, Orlando, Florida 32822 Ph. (407) 207-0808 (for both the undergraduate and graduate programs). Accredited status provides membership in the Association, and is granted to those institutions that meet the ABHE COA Conditions of Eligibility.
The Association for Biblical Higher Education is a North American agency that comprises approximately 200 postsecondary institutions throughout North America specializing in biblical ministry formation and professional leadership education. It is an officially recognized “national accrediting association" by the U.S. Department of Education. ABHE is an officially recognized “faith-based” accrediting agency by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation, and is a part of a global network that relates to regional or continental higher educational agencies through the International Council for Evangelical Theological Education.
South Florida Bible College & Theological Seminary is listed as a Certified Vocational Rehabilitation Vendor (that is, approved to provide educational and training services) under the authority of the Florida Department of Education. The Florida Department of Education's Division of Vocational Rehabilitation is a federal and state program that assists individuals with disabilities who require vocational rehabilitation services to prepare for, secure, regain or retain employment. The Division of Vocational Rehabilitation is committed to working with certified vendors (such as South Florida Bible College & Theological Seminary) to provide quality vocational rehabilitation services to Floridians with disabilities. Call 1-800-451-4327 to reach the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation.
State of Florida SFBC&TS is licensed by the Commission for Independent Education, Florida Department of Education. Additional information regarding this institution may be obtained by contacting the Commission at 325 W. Gaines St., Suite 1414, Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400, toll-free telephone number (888) 224-6684.
American Federation of Colleges and Seminaries (AFCS) - South Florida Bible College & Theological Seminary is a member in good standing with the AFCS.
Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI) - South Florida Bible College & Theological Seminary is on the list of Recognized Collegiate Programs with the ACSI. ACSI authorizes SFBC&TS to offer CEU credits.
Form I-20 A/B, Certificate of Eligibility for Nonimmigrant - Foreign students with visas are permitted to attend South Florida Bible College & Theological Seminary provided all the Department of Homeland Security's Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS) requirements have been met.
Veterans - Various programs at South Florida Bible College & Theological Seminary have been approved
by The Bureau of State Approving for Veterans Training for benefits.
American Psychological Association (APA) - South Florida Bible College & Theological Seminary is approved by the APA to offer Continuing Education (CE) credits for psychologists. South Florida Bible College & Theological Seminary maintains responsibility for the program.
Ministry Ventures - South Florida Bible College & Theological Seminary is currently ministry master certified.
South Florida Bible College & Theological Seminary holds institutional or professional memberships or certifications with:
o American Association of Collegiate Registrars & Admissions Officers (AACRAO)
o American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC)
o Florida Association of Christian Counselors and Therapists (FACCT)
o Association of Christian Librarians