IRBS Theological Seminary wants to assure its students and prospective students of its high academic standards and integrity. While even now operating at such standards, the seminary is pursuing official accreditation and has secured other forms of verification.

Affiliate of ARTS

IRBS Theological Seminary is an Affiliate institution of the Association of Reformed Theological Seminaries. As such, it participates in and contributes to collegial and professional development activities of the Association, and is committed to the quality of education ARTS promotes. Affiliate status does not, however, constitute, imply, or presume ARTS Commission on Accreditation accredited status at present or in the future.

Affiliate membership Benefits:

  1. Affiliates may participate in the collegiality and accountability structure of ARTS.
  2. Affiliates may attend, as non-voting members, all ARTS meetings, and participate in ARTS committees.
  3. Affiliates are allowed to develop academic relationships with any and all ARTS members.
  4. Affiliates desiring to become full ARTS members can seek assistance from the Executive Director for ARTS COA on how to proceed in progressing to full ARTS membership.