Yes. The college has rolling admission, but there are benefits to meeting the application deadlines.
About one day.
Shortly after the file is processed.
Interview – Not always, but some students may be asked to come in for an interview. Also, an interview may take the place of an autobiography if desired.
References – Yes. Pastor's and academic OR employer's references
Autobiographical Essay – Yes. An autobiography must be submitted with your application. It should cover your family/home/schooling background, salvation experience, church/school involvement/Christian service, and why you'd like to attend LBC.
Yes. Forms are mailed after acceptance is granted.
No. We use a student’s unweighted GPA for both admission and financial aid.
You must have 2.0 high school and/or college GPA. Anything lower must be reviewed by the committee.
Yes. The majors must be in accordance with state laws. A home school evaluation must be signed by a home school evaluator.
We will take your highest set of scores (from a single test date). Test scores from different test dates may NOT be combined to create a “highest” score.
Yes. Students must apply by December 1. File must be completed before December 15 for full consideration of scholarships.
We must receive OFFICIAL FINAL transcripts from an accredited or verified non-accredited post-secondary institution showing that you received a grade of “C-” or better for the course to count towards your degree at LBC. It also must fit into your desired major at LBC.
Fall or spring semesters only. No new summer or winter matriculating students.
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 is also an affiliate member of the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities (CCCU). Lancaster Bible College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, or disability.