Notice of ABHE Team Visit
Heritage Bible College will be hosting a comprehensive accreditation visit by a team of evaluators from the Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE) October 3-5, 2023, to determine its compliance with the standards for accreditation.
During the visit, representatives of the ABHE team will entertain comments from the public. Any members of the public interested in making a presentation regarding the institution to the team should contact the institution at the following telephone number (912) 921- 0088 or email address email@example.com to determine a meeting time.
Persons wishing to submit third party comments related to the institution may send them through the electronic form at https://abhe.formstack.com/forms/3rd_party_comment, or email firstname.lastname@example.org, or mail ABHE Commission on Accreditation, 5850 T.G. Lee Blvd., Suite 130, Orlando, FL 32822.
Persons interested in reviewing the standards for accreditation will find them on the ABHE website at abhe.org. They appear under Accreditation/Accreditation Documents/COA Manual. The institution is subject to the Institutional Accreditation Standards.
Heritage Bible College holds candidate status with the Association for Biblical Higher Education Commission on Accreditation, 5850 T. G. Lee Blvd., Ste. 130, Orlando, FL 32822, 407.207.0808. Candidate status is granted to institutions that have been reviewed by an evaluation and determined by the Commission to be making significant progress as to achieve accreditation within a maximum of five years.
FAQs about Accreditation
Where is Heritage in the accreditation process?
As of February 15, 2022 Heritage holds candidate status with the Association for Biblical Higher Education Commission on Accreditation, 5850 T. G. Lee Blvd., Ste. 130, Orlando, FL 32822, 407.207.0808.
Does Heritage accept financial aid through government financial assistance (i.e. Title IV)?
Not at this time.
Does Heritage accept international students?
Currently we are unable to grant student visas to attend Heritage Bible College.
Will I be able to go to graduate school if I have a Bachelor’s degree from Heritage?
When it comes to decisions made by other schools (such as admission), it is important to recognize that these types of decisions are completely up to the staff of the other school, so no school can promise anything (including admission and transfer of units). As we work toward accreditation, we are committed to cultivating relationships with other educational institutions with the hope they will see the quality of student we are producing and allow those students to continue their education.
Heritage Bible College has obtained several of these articulation agreements. In addition, we are are actively compiling a list of potential institutions and programs which may be available for graduates of HBC. Academic credits earned at HBC can be transferred to several accredited Christian colleges and universities such as Luther Rice Seminary, God's Bible School & College, Hobe Sound Bible College, Johnson University, and Carolina University. Many of our alumni have transferred to use their HBC credits to complete their graduate degrees in a wide variety of academic fields