As you begin your spiritual and academic journey at Lancaster Bible College, you need to figure out how to finance your education. It may be helpful to use our Net Price Calculator to estimate what it will cost you to attend LBC. If you’re like most of our students, you’ll have to seek financial aid. The LBC Financial Aid Office can help. We’ll explore which funding sources match your eligibility and need. We’ll also help you complete all the necessary paperwork and answer any questions you may have. We’re here to put your financial worries to rest.
You should know LBC is a great value compared to many other accredited Christian and secular independent colleges. We keep tuition costs below the national average, while delivering a purposeful, Bible-centered education. Above all, have faith. You can afford it!
To get started, fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) as soon as possible after January 1. LBC's federal school code is 003285.
Here is the 2015-16 FAFSA tutorial "Seven Easy Steps to the FAFSA. A student's guide to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid."
Here is the 2015-16 tutorial for How to Use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool on the FAFSA.
Before we can identify potential funding sources for you, you have to meet these requirements.
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 | 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.