History & Heritage

Inception

GETS Theological Seminary was established in response to the calling in 2002 to cultivate biblical-principle-centered and practice-oriented Christian church minister and leaders in Europe.

 

Milestones

September 2002

Budapest, Hungary – the first regional campus

9 students graduated from the initial class.

April 2003

Rome, Italy – the second regional campus

28 students graduated from the initial class.

29 students graduated from the class started in November 2005.

July 2003

Moscow, Russia – the third regional campus

15 students graduated from the initial group. It was so successful that GETS started the second group in July 2006.

February 2004

Paris, France – the fourth regional campus

14 students graduated from the initial group.

38 students graduated from the class started in April 2007.

17 students graduated from the class started in September 2010.

September 2004

Barcelona, Spain – the fifth regional campus

35 students graduated from the initial group.

March 2005

Berlin, German – the sixth regional campus

38 students graduated from the initial group.

October 2007

New regional campuses in Asia

April 2008

London, England – the seventh regional campus

2009

205 students graduated from campuses in Asia and Europe.

GETS underwent a structural reorganization in 2009 and became an independent entity separated from its parent organization, GLEC.

January 2010

With a newly formed governing board and a committed full-time faculty team, GETS successfully established the academic program.

October 2010

Attained full membership of the Asia Theological Association (ATA).

February 2013

Madrid, Spain – the eighth regional campus

December 2013

San Diego, CA campus started.

January 2015

Johannesburg, South Africa – the ninth regional campus