Commission

Announcements

 

November 2019 Accreditation Commission Actions

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The TRACS Accreditation Commission took the following actions at the November 4-5, 2019, meeting.

The following institutions were granted Candidate Status:

  • California Victor University
  • Caroline University
  • HIS University
  • International American University
  • New College Franklin
  • Redeemed Christian Bible College and Seminary

The following institutions were granted Accredited Status:

  • Champion Christian College
  • College of the Ozarks
  • Underwood University
  • Virginia Bible College

The following institution was deferred from Accredited Status:

  • University of South Los Angeles

The following institutions were granted Reaffirmation of Accreditation:

  • Pacific Islands University
  • Veritas International University

The following institution was deferred from Reaffirmation I and is required to Show Cause why their accreditation should not be removed.

FTS Public Disclosure Statement (posted December 17, 2019)

  • Faith Theological Seminary

The following institution is required to Show Cause why their Candidate Status should not be removed.

YU Public Disclosure Statement (posted December 17, 2019)

  • Yuin University

The following institution’s Accreditation was terminated, and the institution has appealed this action. The institution will remain Accredited – On Show Cause until the appeal process is complete.

  • Apex School of Theology

Results of 2019 Commission Election

The following individuals were elected to serve on the TRACS Accreditation Commission for a three-year term, beginning July 1, 2019, and ending June 30, 2022:

  • Dr. Matthew Beemer (Institutional Representative – Trinity Baptist College)
  • Ms. Jennifer Ewing (Institutional Representative – Southern California Seminary)
  • Dr. Benson Karanja (Institutional Representative – Beulah Heights University)
  • Dr. Gordon Middleton (Faculty Representive – Patrick Henry College)
  • Dr. Constance Pearson (Public Representative – Liberty University)

Recent Commission Actions

2019-2016

 

April 2019 Accreditation Commission Actions

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The TRACS Accreditation Commission took the following actions at the April 15-16, 2019, meeting.

The following institutions were granted Candidate Status:

  • The Bible Seminary
  • Calvary Chapel University
  • Hosanna Bible College
  • Southern California State University

The following institution was deferred from Candidate Status:

  • California Victor University

The following institutions were granted Accredited Status:

  • California Arts University
  • Kernel University
  • St. Luke University
  • West Coast Baptist College

The following institution was granted Reaffirmation of Accreditation:

  • Epic Bible College and Graduate School

The following institution was deferred from Reaffirmation I and required to Show Cause why their accreditation should not be removed:

Apex School of Theology

ASOT Public Disclosure Statement
(posted May 30, 2019)

ASOT Public Statement concerning Show Cause Action 
(posted June 12, 2019)