Our Affiliations, Memberships & Credentials
Faith Christian University, Orlando, Florida is the educational division of Faith Teaching Center International, Inc., a non-profit religious corporation chartered by the State of Florida and an ecclesiastical educational institution authorized to operate by the State of Florida under Section 246.083 of the Florida Statues. According to this authorization and registration, FCU is regulated by the State Board of Independent Colleges & Universities, SBICU. Faith Christian University is registered and authorized to grant degrees by the State of Florida Department of Education – Commission for Independent Education.
In keeping with the Florida Department of Education’s goal of producing a seamless educational system, some of these functions include consumer protection, program improvement, institutional policies and administration, data management, and the licensure of independent schools, colleges and universities.
FCU offers educational programs that prepare students for religious vocations as ministers, professionals, or laypersons in the categories of ministry, counseling, theology, and Christian education. Faith Christian University, established in 1995 has always stood on its reputation of offering a higher education for a higher calling and is highly recognized by other credible bible schools, churches, & Christian Organizations.
The Association for Biblical Higher Education
Faith Christian University is an affiliate member of the Association for Biblical Higher Education. As such, it participates in and contributes to collegial and professional development activities of the association. Affiliate status does not, however, imply, or presume ABHE accredited status at the present or in the future. Click here to visit their website to learn more.
Florida Council of Private Colleges
Faith Christian University is a member of the Florida Council of Private Colleges (FCPC). The purpose of the Florida Council of Private Colleges (FCPC) is to serve private, degree granting, faith based, institutions with students in Florida that provide quality faith based education. In 2010 the FCPC celebrated its 30th Anniversary of continuous service to its members. Click here to visit their website to learn more.
Association of Christian Distance Education
Faith Christian University is a member of the Association of Christian Distance Education (ACCESS). ACCESS provides leadership through resources, online community development, and promotion of various forms of distance education. Some of the resources include research and scholarship in distance education (DE) and Christian distance education (CDE), consultation in the field, and establishing a repository of best practices of CDE. Click here to visit their website.
Transworld Accrediting Commission International
Faith Christian University is a member of Transworld Accrediting Commission International (TACI). TACI is a professional, federally recognized, non-profit educational organization whose philosophy is to demonstrate accountability to the consuming public for education obtained in non-traditional evangelical educational institutions. TACI provide consultation services that enable educational institutions to meet accepted standards of performance. Visit their website: http://www.transworldaccrediting.com/