Category: Advice for Students


6 Reasons to Study Education at LBC

March 21, 2023

Is your dream to become a teacher, education administrator, professor or instructor? At Lancaster Bible College | Capital Seminary & Graduate School, we prepare students to be professional educators who do much more than simply teach the curriculum. Whether they graduate with bachelors, masters or doctoral degrees, our students are equipped to enlighten and educate […]

4 Reasons You Should Earn Your Doctorate

March 1, 2023

I spoke with a British friend who commented that Americans are fixated on degrees. He elaborated on the tendency toward the need for further degrees to do one’s job well or simply for the prestige of having a graduate or doctoral diploma. At first, I was offended, particularly since I had two graduate degrees at […]

Fresh Check Day Brings Student Mental Health to the Forefront

February 24, 2023

In an ever-changing and sometimes stress-filled culture, emotions like sadness, depression, anger, hopelessness and more can be common. Therefore, keeping one’s mental health in check is paramount. On March 2, for the second consecutive year, Lancaster Bible College Health & Wellness will host Fresh Check Day on the college’s Lancaster campus. Initiated by the Jordan […]

ESL Support Specialist Engages International Students for Success

February 13, 2023

International students who decide to call Lancaster Bible College home—whether on campus or online—have a dedicated ally in their corner. LBC’s English as a Second Language Specialist Chantelle Patschke works alongside international students who may be new to the United States and speak primarily in another language. A new part-time position created in 2022, Chantelle’s […]

Student Perspectives: The Value of a College Degree

February 9, 2023

Is college worth it? You’re a high school student thinking about the next chapter of life; how could you ignore it when so many people keep asking you, “What are you going to do after you graduate? Have you applied to any colleges? What career are you looking into?” You’ve considered college and, like many, […]

Rolling with the Punches | Professor Tony Bruno Arms Students with Knowledge, Strength & Resiliency

January 17, 2023

(This article originally appeared in the Fall 2022 ECHO Magazine.) On a typical day at Lancaster Bible College, Tony Bruno puts on a jacket, gathers his teaching plans and heads to the classroom—arming students with biblical knowledge that will serve them for a lifetime and help them defend their faith in a world that isn’t […]

Miss Maryland Kayla Willing (’25) Competes in Miss America

December 15, 2022

A Lancaster Bible College communication major and field hockey player celebrated several major milestones in 2022—being crowned Miss Maryland in June 2022 and competing in Miss America 2023 in December! “I truly believe I won due to the foundational teachings I received at LBC | Capital along with the uplifting support,” shared Kayla Willing (’25). “They encouraged […]

December ’22 Graduates Share Testimonies of LBC’s Impact

December 8, 2022

Graduation is a special time for the students who have worked so diligently, for their families who are bursting with pride and for the professors who have watched students flourish. Here are just a few heartfelt words from Lancaster Bible College | Capital Seminary & Graduate School graduates who celebrated in December 2022. “LBC provided […]