Accreditation & Approvals

STATEMENT OF EDUCATIONAL EFFECTIVENESS

Central Baptist Theological Seminary is accredited by:

The Higher Learning Commission’s North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

30 N. LaSalle Street, Suite 2400
Chicago, IL 60602
1‐800‐217‐7440
www.ncahlc.org

APPROVED LOCATIONSDOCTOR OF MINISTRYMASTER OF DIVINITYMASTER OF ARTS (THEOLOGICAL STUDIES)MASTER OF ARTS IN MISSIONAL CHURCH STUDIESDIPLOMA IN THEOLOGICAL STUDIES
SHAWNEE, KSYESYESYESYESYES
ANN ARBOR, MIYESYESYES
ELM GROVE, WIYESYES
NASHVILLE, TNYESYES
ST. LOUIS, MOYESYES
FARMERS BRANCH, TXYESYES
CARROLLTON, TXYESYES
FEDERAL WAY, WAYESYES
LOS ANGELES, CAYESYES
HOUSTON, TXYESYES

Click here to view the CBTS listing on the Higher Learning Commission website.


The Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada

10 Summit Park Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15275‐1022
412‐788‐6505
www.ats.edu

Central Baptist Theological Seminary

Accredited by the Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada, and the following degree programs are approved:

MDiv, MA in Missional Church Studies, MA (Theological Studies), DMin

The following extension sites are approved as specified:

Elm Grove, WI
Approved Degrees: MDiv

Murfreesboro, TN
Approved Degrees: MDiv

Yangon, Myanmar
Approved for more than 50 percent of a degree program but not complete degrees

The Commission contact information is:

The Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada
10 Summit Park Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15275
USA
Telephone: 412-788-6505
Fax: 412-788-6510
Website: www.ats.edu

Click here to view the CBTS listing on the ATS website.


National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA)

Central Baptist Theological Seminary has received approval from the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA)

SARA Approval Letter 2017 (pdf)

Click here to see the listing for CBTS on the NC-SARA website.

Unresolved student concerns regarding SARA authorized programs should be directed to the KS Board of Regents.  Click here to access the state complaint form.


California

Notice of Approval to Operate an Accredited Institution (pdf)

Annual Reports
2015 Annual Report (pdf)

Master of Divinity
2014-15 Master of Divinity Performance Fact Sheet (pdf)
M.Div. Enrollment Agreement (pdf)

Diploma in Theological Studies
2014-15 Diploma Performance Fact Sheet (pdf)
Diploma Enrollment Agreement (pdf)