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Accreditation - Agencies that Accredit, Approve or License the Seminary. Bangor Theological Seminary is accredited by:
Institutional Effectiveness - Bangor Theological Seminary is a commuter school with campuses in Portland and Bangor, Maine. BTS graduates service congregations in northern New England and throughout the United States. Our students service United Church of Christ, United Methodist, Episcopalian, Unitarian Universalist, and American Baptists congregations.
BTS students generally take courses part-time while continuing regular employment, which is reflected the amount of time required to complete degree programs.
Time to Complete Degree
Master of Arts Graduates*
Master of Divinity Graduates*
Completion/Graduation Rates - In accordance with the Student's Right to Know Act, schools must report the completion/graduation rates of their full-time, first-time undergraduates after six years of enrollment. This information is available upon request from the Registrar. Note: As a graduate institution, these statistics are not an accurate representation of the entire student body.
Drug Awareness and Prevention - Information detailing the Drug Free School and Workplace Policy is found in the Student Guide and the Catalog. For more information contact the Office of the Dean of Students.
Facilities - Physical Facilities that Relate to Academic Programs
Facilities and Services Available to Students with Disabilities
FERPA- A student's rights with respect to their educational records are protected under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA). At its discretion Bangor Theological Seminary may provide Directory Information in accordance with the provisions of FERPA.
Financial Aid - Financial Assistance Available to Students at BTS
Refunds - BTS Refund Policy
Returning Federal Aid - Requirements For Returning Title IV Aid
Security - Annual Security Report For Enrolled and Prospective Students and Employees. The BTS Annual Security Report includes statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on or near each campus. The Student Guide also includes institutional policies concerning campus security, such as policies concerning alcohol and drug use, crime prevention, the reporting of crimes, sexual assault, and other matters.
Withdrawal - Requirements and Procedures For Withdrawing from the Seminary.
Contacts For Further Questions
A summary of the most recent audited financial statement is available from:
Questions regarding academic or student service policies should be directed to the Academic Dean: