Accreditations & Affiliations

Bethany Global University is accredited by the Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE), which specializes in Biblical ministry formation and professional leadership education. It is officially recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) and the U.S. Department of Education. It is also one of the eight regional associations that make up the International Council for Evangelical Theological Education (ICETE), representing North America.

ABHE provides the best option for maintaining high academic standards while also sharing the Christian faith. Their Accreditation Standard on Institutional Integrity requires institutions to be honest and open with its compliance regarding accrediting, licensing and governing bodies.

ABHE may be reached at 5850 T G Lee Blvd, Ste.130 Orlando FL 32822 or phone 407.207.0808.

Bethany Global University’s Christian Montessori Training Center is accredited by the Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education (MATCE).

MACTE is the international standard setting and accrediting body for Montessori educator preparation. MACTE is a member of the Association of Specialized and Professional Accreditors and is recognized by the United States Department of Education.

MACTE is committed to the effective preparation of Montessori teachers. Its mission is to recognize, assure, and promote the high quality of that preparation through its system of accreditation for the ultimate purpose of advancing Montessori student learning.

SARA Participant   

Bethany Global University has been approved by Minnesota to participate in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements. NC-SARA is a voluntary, regional approach to state oversight of postsecondary distance education.


Financial Aid

Bethany Global University has been approved for Title IV funding through the federal student loan program. Students will be able to apply for student loans and grants. The federal student loan program consists of loans that are to be repaid and grants that do not need to be repaid. All students applying will have to complete the FAFSA application. Grants are based on family income.