Northwest Baptist Seminary is the graduate division of Northwest Baptist Theological College which is registered in the Province of British Columbia, Canada as a theological degree granting institution. Northwest Baptist Theological College is also affiliated with Trinity Western University, in Langley, British Columbia.
Since June 2014 Northwest Baptist Seminary has been accredited by the Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools (ATS), and the following degree program is approved: Immerse Master of Divinity. The Immerse Master of Divinity degree program is a competency-based education program that was approved in June 2014 as a five year experiment, with a final report due by Spring 2019.
In February 2016 the Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools (ATS) granted approval to Northwest Baptist Seminary to grant the Doctor of Ministry in Global Leadership.
On June 4, 2019 the Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools (ATS) voted to reaffirm the accreditation of Northwest Baptist Seminary’s Korean Doctor of Ministry program and Immerse Master of Divinity program for a period of ten years with ongoing exception status for the competency-based Immerse M.Div. program.
Since 1997 Northwest Baptist Seminary’s other degree programs have been accredited by the Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools (ATS) through our partnership in ACTS Seminaries (the Associated Canadian Theological Schools ).
ATS contact information:
The Commission on Accrediting of
the Association of Theological Schools
10 Summit Park Drive
Pittsburgh, PA, 15275, USA
412-788-6505 (fax: 412-788-6510)
Northwest Baptist Seminary is a member of the following organizations:
Canadian Council of Christian Charities CCCC http://www.cccc.org/
Christian Higher Education Canada CHEC http://www.checanada.ca/
Evangelical Fellowship of Canada EFC http://www.evangelicalfellowship.ca/
Association of Theological Schools ATS http://www.ats.edu
In Trust http://www.intrust.org/
Fellowship of Evangelical Seminary Presidents
Centre for Biblical and Theological Literacy – http://biblicalliteracy.nbseminary.ca