Accreditation and authorization information
Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary is accredited by the Association of Theological Schools.
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:
Master of Divinity, MA in Christian Formation, MA: Theology and Global Anabaptism, MA: Theology and Peace Studies
The Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada
10 Summit Park Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15275
The Association of Theological Schools reaccredited AMBS in 2019.
AMBS has state authorization for MDiv Connect:
AMBS participates in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements NC-SARA) (nc-sara.org), which is a voluntary, regional approach to state oversight of postsecondary distance education. For a complete list of states participating in NC-SARA, visit nc-sara.org/sara-states-institutions.
AMBS is approved to offer distance education to students in every U.S. state except for Massachusetts. Prospective students based in Massachusetts should contact the Admissions Team for more information on eligibility.
Complaints related to the administration of AMBS programs or stated policies and procedures, discrimination, financial aid, and law violation that have not been resolved through internal AMBS complaint processes may be filed with AMBS's accrediting agency and/or the Indiana Commission on Higher Education. For a flowchart of the complaint process, visit National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements website. For more information, email [email protected].