SUM Bible College & Theological Seminary is nationally accredited by the Association of Biblical Higher Education (ABHE), the oldest Bible college accreditation agency. ABHE 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.
Association for Biblical Higher Education
5850 T.G. Lee Blvd, Suite #130
Orlando, FL 32822
SUM is currently registered with the Louisiana Board of Regents, Florida Board of Regents and California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE). The California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education has granted SUM approval to operate and grant degrees within the State of California.
SUM complies with the Department of Consumer Affairs with all state statutes, rules, and regulations pertaining to private post secondary institutions.