Heritage Quick Facts
The institution is a private, independent, not-for-profit institution incorporated in the State of Georgia as Heritage Seminary, Inc., and operates as Heritage Seminary / Heritage Bible College. The institution is registered as a 501(c)(3) corporation with the State of Georgia and it meets the religious exemption requirements of the Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission of the State of Georgia.
474 Little Neck Road, Savannah, Georgia
The mission of Heritage is to equip students with professional competence, academic distinction, and an informed Biblical worldview so that they will be set apart as people whose experience is Pentecostal, whose standard is holiness, and whose goal is excellence in all things for the Glory of God.
Religious Exemption Status:
Heritage Bible College has received religious exemption status which grants Heritage Bible College the permission to offer Baccalaureate degrees. The Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission (NPEC) was created in 1990. The primary purpose for NPEC is to ensure that each authorized Seminary or school is educationally sound and financially stable. Specifically, NPEC works to 1) assure prospective and enrolled students that the program of study and supporting elements of, the institutions meet minimum standards, 2) assure prospective employers that graduates have acquired appropriate job skills, 3) assure the general public, federal agencies, and other state agencies that programs meet minimum standards.
The Commission administers the Nonpublic Postsecondary Educational Institutions Act of 1990 by providing standards, procedures, and evaluation for the oversight of postsecondary institutions. The staff reviews and authorizes each Seminary or school annually, provides consumer information and protection, resolves student complaints, manages institution closures and resulting student records, prepares required publications and grants exemptions as applicable. The staff also develops new and/or revised standards, procedures, regulations and schedules in response to changing laws, needs and circumstances. http://www.gnpec.org/MainMenu.asp
Heritage Bible College has received applicant status with the Association for Biblical Higher Education. As such, it participates in and contributes to collegial and professional development activities of the Association.
Heritage Bible College offers two (2) undergraduate degree programs. Students may learn in classes offered in a traditional on-campus setting. Two terms make up each academic year: fall and spring.
Total Number: 8
Full time: 4
Part time: 4
Master's Degrees: 50%
Terminal Degrees (Ed.S., PhD, Doctorate): 50%
Placement of Alumni Three
Years After Graduating:
Per Semester Hour
Physical volumes: 13,000
Electronic volumes: 3,000
Off Campus Volumes (Lane Library): 200,000