Accreditations and Approvals
Calvary University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and the Commission on Accreditation of the Association of Biblical Higher Education. Calvary has a rating of IV-AG in the publication Transfer Credit Practices.
Read more about Calvary University’s affiliation status.
Calvary University is accredited professionally by the Commission on Accreditation of the Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE). The ABHE is the institutional accrediting agency for Bible colleges and seminaries. Questions or appeals regarding accreditation issues and/or matters needing outside mediation may be directed to:
Documents pertaining to the college’s accreditation may be reviewed in the Office of the President.
Calvary University is authorized by the State of Missouri to offer degrees commensurate with its programs of training.
Calvary University is listed in the Database of Accredited Postsecondary Institutions and Programs published by the United States Department of Education.
Calvary University is approved by the U.S. Department of Education for participation in all Title IV Student Assistance Programs.
Calvary University is accredited by the Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability.
Calvary University is approved by the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs for the training of veterans.
Calvary University is a member of the DoD Voluntary Education Partnership, which incorporates the President’s Executive Order 13607, “Establishing Principles of Excellence for educational intuitions serving Service Members, Veterans, Spouses, and Other Family Members.”
Calvary University is authorized by Federal Law to enroll nonimmigrant alien (international) students.
Calvary University’s elementary education, secondary education (social studies emphasis), and music education programs are approved by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. Candidates who graduate from these programs can be recommended for state certification and licensure.
Calvary University is a member institution of the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA). Please consult with your Admissions contact to confirm that your desired program is available in your state of residence.
Calvary University has been awarded Military Friendly Institution status.
Calvary University has been ranked as a top 50 Bible college by christianuniversitiesonline.org.
Calvary University has been ranked the 19th best online program for Christian colleges by bestcolleges.com.
Calvary University has been ranked the 11th most affordable Christian Counseling Bachelor’s Degree Program by Counseling Degree Hub.
Calvary University has been ranked #2 in Missouri, and #26 out of 1300 colleges and Universities for lowest student loan debt at graduation by LendEDU.com.