with your application
/ evaluation document. However, plans are being
considered for charging an application fee to cover the
considerable time required by our advisory staff on the initial evaluation
and follow up consultation as well as for
processing and handling. So, act now and save the future cost of an application fee.
2. Once IACEA completes your evaluation
review, a percentile grade is assigned to your evaluation. If your
evaluation results in a grade of 80% or higher, your institution is
immediately approved for Full Theological Accreditation. Your
institution will then receive a IACEA acceptance document by
e-mail. Once you receive your acceptance document, your
institution's membership can then be completed through payment
of the initial membership fee of just $99 through this website.
IACEA Full Theological Accreditation Certificate is awarded
completion of membership.
IACEA membership accreditation renewal
is completed by submission of the IACEA renewal evaluation form
through this website. The renewal fee of $199 is required, on or
before January 1st, at the time of renewal and submission
of the renewal evaluation form from this website. A newly dated IACEA renewal certificate of accreditation is awarded
following each January 1st renewal.
payments of just $199, are to be processed through the online payments page of
this website. There will be a $99 late fee for each week
that the renewal payment is past due.
Failure to renew within
30-days of renewal date will result in immediate termination and
need to re-apply fro IACEA membership, so plan ahead and pay on
* In rare instances, a
site visit may be required for institutions that require students to
physically attend classes only.
Site visits are never required
for online educational programs. If a site visit is required, the
applying institution is to cover the full cost of travel, food and
lodging. A probationary membership certification may be granted
prior to the site visit. Legal affidavit supporting
safety and condition of the structure, Photographs and Google Ariel
view photos of the institutional site, may be considered in waiving
a need for a site visit.
can enroll by credit card or secure bank to bank wire transfer.
accept all major credit cards. You can use the Pay Pal secure
process your credit card payment by Secure FAX.
To process a
payment, go to
the Online Payments page of this website.
IACEA electronic accreditation certificates have a professional
appearance with electronic seal, logo and signatures. The IACEA
accreditation certificate should be printed on parchment stock
paper and framed for display purposes. Institutions are also
authorized to display a miniature copy of their IACEA
accreditation award certificate on their institution's website.
You may view an IACEA certificate by going to the IACEA BENEFITS
page of this website.
All approved IACEA members
are allowed to display their achievement of recognized
educational higher standards on the ACCREDITATION page of their
institution's website. Furthermore, such institutions can use,
promote, advertise and place our Logo along with a pre approved
advertisement regarding your institutions membership
accreditation with IACEA which
fulfillment of higher standards of educational and institutional
excellence through IACEA accreditation.
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