Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies and Bachelor of Science in Education
The Early Childhood Education major trains students from a philosophical base which reflects a biblical worldview to serve the community as teachers in public and private schools in pre-Kindergarten through grade four.
Students who complete this program will understand the characteristics of young children and the strategies necessary for effective instruction. The biblical foundation for thinking and teaching will give this graduate an understanding of current trends and programs for young children in the 21st century. You can earn a Bachelor of Science in Education & Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Studies in this major, as well as a PA Instructional I certificate (PreK- 4) and an ACSI Standard Certificate (K-8). Click here to see data supporting the effectiveness of this program.
Lancaster Bible College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) and the Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE), and is approved by the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI). Lancaster Bible College | Capital Seminary and Graduate School is certified by Pennsylvania Department of Education, Maryland Higher Education Commission, Indiana Department of Education, Florida Department of Education, Tennessee Higher Education Commission, and State Council of Higher Education for Virginia; and is approved by the appropriate states to operate at the site in their state: 901 Eden Road, Lancaster, PA 17601; 7852 Walker Drive, Suite 100, Greenbelt, MD 20770; 601 N. Shortridge Road, Indianapolis, IN 46219; 2400 Yamato Road, Boca Raton, FL 33431; 1548 Poplar Avenue, Memphis, TN 38104; and 8001 Forbes Place Suite 111, Springfield, VA 22151; 2001 W. Lehigh Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19132. The college is approved by the U.S. Department of Justice for the training of nonimmigrant international students. LBC's current online courses and degrees are authorized or exempt in all states except Alabama, Arkansas, Iowa, Minnesota, and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. The college doesn't discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, or disability.