As of Feb 20, 2024, all degrees (Bachelors, Masters, and PhD degrees) offered by Holy Sophia University, in English, Arabic, or any other languages will be accredited through the Integrated Partnership between Holy Sophia University and Kairos University.

CLICK here to read about the Integrated Partnership between Holy Sophia University and Kairos University.

This accreditation of Kairos University has the highest levels of accreditation awarded to universities in the United States (

Types of Accreditations:

There are several types of accreditations.

  • Institutional
  • Specialized and Professional
  • Denominational

Kairos has all of them. In addition to accreditation, Universities in the United States must have state authorization to provide online and distance education across the country. Finally, such agencies require that schools publish certain information.

Here (, you will find a description of the agencies that accredit or authorize Kairos University and the relevant information the university is required to make public.


As of Sep 11, 2023 and according to the State of Connecticut, Holy Sophia University has been accepted and registered in the State of Connecticut as the following:

Name of Corporation: Holy Sophia University, Inc.

Business ALEI: US-CT.BER:2851617

NAICS Information: Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools (611310)

Nature of Activities to be Conducted or Purposes to be Promoted by the Corporation:

To own and operate Holy Sophia University which trains Coptic Orthodox Christian clergy and laity as well as other religious courses of study. This school has as its mission the dissemination of the rich tradition of Coptic Orthodox Christianity, including its history, Patristic heritage, ecclesiology, worship, dogma, and ethos, all of which are inextricably linked.

Required Non-Profit Statement: The Corporation is non-profit and shall not have or issue shares of stock or make distributions.

Other Provisions: Click Here to See Documents