Accrediting Association of Bible Schools and Theological Institutions Inc.
Phone: (773) 616.1951
The Accrediting Association of Bible Schools and Theological Institutions Inc., is a non-profit church educational organization with a mandate to secure solid, honest and true religious education of church sponsored Bible Schools, Theological Institutions, Schools of Ministry and Ministerial Training Institutes.
Accrediting Association of Bible Schools and Theological Institutions Inc., is organized to meet the need among Evangelical, Charismatic and Apostolic Institutions for accountability.
The development of relationships between Religious Educational Institutions and Schools of Ministry accredited by A.A.B.S.T.I.;
To study concerns of common interest of our schools and institutions in various locations and to encourage the transfer of credits, training achievements and employment referrals from one-member institution to another;
To identify and maintain a climate within our member institutions that calls for the spirit of excellence that students may be better trained in the knowledge and skills required for effective educational and spiritual growth.
To provide technical services to our members and to religious organizations in the creation of instruments of information and documentation concerning Religious Education.
To organize conferences, retreats and workshops consistent with our foregoing objectives.
There is secular education and there is religious education.
Secular schools seek secular education,
and sacred schools receive sacred accreditation
by their own churches and/or other religious Accreditation Agencies.
BECOME A MEMBER
Those who operate a Bible School, Bible College, Theological Institute, Teaching Ministry, School of Ministry or Ministry of Training are welcome to explore the possibility of recognition through a church sponsored accrediting commission.
The Accrediting Association of Bible Schools and Theological Institutions Inc. is a Non-Governmental and Non-Traditional accrediting commission.
Accreditation is a process that gives public recognition to institutions that meet certain standards. It is a promise that an institution or ministry will provide the quality of education or ministry it claims to offer. Accreditation assures the public that the institution or ministry operates on a sound basis, has an approve program, qualified personnel, adequate facilities or equipment, approved recruitment and ministry policies, and advertises its services truthfully.