The World Mission University is a degree-granting institution that is accredited by both the Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE, 5850 T.G. Lee Blvd., Ste. 130, Orlando, FL, 407-207-0808) and the Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools (TRACS, PO Box 328, Forest, VA, 804-525-9539). World Mission University is accredited by the Association of Theological Schools (ATS, 10 Summit Park Dr., Pittsburg, PA., 412-785-6505).

ABHE, TRACS, and ATS are institutional accrediting bodies recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) and the United States Department of Education. World Mission University is certified by the California Bureau of Private Postsecondary Education.