Now! We are always accepting applications. However, you cannot be accepted into the program until you have completed all requirements (including providing SAT/PSAT/ACT scores and your high school transcript).
When you take the ACT or SAT, use these numbers in the school code section:
The ACT and SAT take approximately three weeks to be delivered. The PSAT score should be included on your high school transcript.
There are a few fees that you will be required to pay upon registering for the class:
There are a few additional fee possibilities:
Jumpstart students are not eligible to audit classes.
LBC offers the Tuition Free JumpStart opportunity for one class per semester. If a student chooses to take an additional class they are required to pay the full amount.
Approximately 3 months prior to classes starting, JumpStart students are able to register online for the class of their choice. Registration dates for new and returning students are posted on the JumpStart homepage as well as the class listings, and a course description booklet.
Each year, we post a Registration Booklet for the fall semester online at the end of May. The Registration Booklet for the spring semester will be online at the end of November. We offer general education classes as well as introductory classes for our various majors.
No. We look at your ACT/PSAT/SAT scores. Students wanting to take an English Composition or Math class must meet or exceed the following requirement.
JumpStart students are eligible to take only fall and spring classes.
JumpStart students can participate in classes that have online components. Part of the JumpStart experience is being in class on campus, so all available JumpStart courses include classroom instruction.
During orientation, accepted JumpStart students meet with the JumpStart coordinator to learn about LBC’s website, tour the campus, receive their stop box number and combination as well as their username and password, review important dates, parking information, and general information about our college.
Yes. Orientation is mandatory for all new JumpStart 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 | 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; 2400 Yamato Road, Boca Raton, FL 33431; 1548 Poplar Avenue, Memphis, TN 38104; and 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, Michigan, Minnesota, and Oregon. The college does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, or disability.