STEP is an institution of the Evangelical Baptist Union of Haiti (UEBH), an association of autonomous local churches working in Haiti since 1928. The UEBH has entrusted all responsibilities related to the sustainability, administration and promotion of the seminary to a Board of Governors.
STEP is a member of the Caribbean Evangelical Theological Association (CETA), a network and support service for evangelical theological education in the Caribbean.
STEP also enjoys a relationship with:
- Crossworld, a missionary agency based in the United States and Canada with missionaries serving across the world.
- Overseas Council International (Indiana, USA) an organization working for the promotion of theological education worldwide.