Associate Membership

Associate Membership with ABHE

Associate Membership is extended to:

  • Accredited members of the Association of Christian Schools International based upon a reciprocal partnership that includes ABHE’s official review and co-endorsement of ACSI accreditation standards. Associates include ACSI-accredited EE-12 schools and institutions offering ACSI-approved Christian postsecondary teacher education programs.
  • Christian postsecondary institutions accredited by a recognized US Department of Education (USDE)-recognized or Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA)-recognized accrediting agency that elect to formally associate with ABHE.
  • Christian postsecondary institutions that are members of Christian Higher Education Canada (CHEC) which elect ABHEAssociate Membership.