Accreditation and Authorization

Global Awakening Theological Seminary is the graduate school of Family of Faith Christian University. The Board of Trustees gives overall governance. Daily oversight is given by the FFCU President, the President of GATS, the Vice-President of Graduate Academic Affairs, the Provost, the Assistant Dean of the Seminary, the Vice-President of Student Affairs, and the Vice-President of Finance and Operations.

Family of Faith Christian University holds accredited status by the Commission on Accreditation of the Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE) to grant degrees at the Baccalaureate, Master’s, and Doctoral levels. (ABHE, 5850 T.G. Lee Blvd., Ste. 130, Orlando, FL 32822; 407-207-0808). ABHE is recognized by the US Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

FFCU has approval from the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education (OSRHE) to grant degrees in the state of Oklahoma.

FFCU has been approved to participate in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (

FFCU is licensed by the Department of Homeland Security to admit international students.

Veterans who are eligible for educational benefits through the Veteran’s Administration or GI-Bill® are welcome to use them at FFCU. (GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). More information about education benefits offered by VA is available at the official U.S. government Web site at

If you need further information regarding the accreditation or any approvals of the university, please contact Elaine Phillips at 405-695-5533 or