Earn your certificate in biblical studies either online or on campus.
Concentrated Bible Certificate | LBC Certificate
2 tracks designed for 2 different needs
If you’re interested in learning more about the Bible and want to know God in a deeper, more intimate way, why not earn your certificate in Bible from LBC?
Ideal for students looking to add to their personal knowledge of scripture, missionaries seeking additional Bible training before heading to the field or anyone in between, this program is a flexible way to earn college credits. Plus, Lancaster Bible College’s concentrated Bible certificate is available completely online or on-campus.
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If you’d like to take a sampling of both general education and bible classes, the LBC certificate might be right for you. Designed for students looking to earn a broad range of Bible, theology, and general education in one year. The certificate program is available completely online or on-campus.
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“For the word of the Lord is right and true; He is faithful in all he does.” – Psalm 33:4
Tony Shetter is both an alumnus of LBC and current faculty member. “Biblical higher education is important for the proper handling of God’s Word.” said Shetter, “And I’m thrilled to be a part of what’s happening at Lancaster Bible College.”
Dr. Samuel Harbin
Chair of Bible & Theology Department
“I want my students to deeply appreciate the importance of the gospel for every aspect of their life and ministry.” — Dr. HarbinRead Bio
Dr. Douglas Finkbeiner
“It is my great joy to know Christ and to minister His Word to others for His glory.” — Dr. FinkbeinerRead Bio
Dr. Mark Farnham
Program Director, MABS in Christian Apologetics
“Young pastors face a far more complex world than previous generations, so be sure you get the best possible preparation for ministry.” — Dr. FarnhamRead Bio
Dr. Gordon Gregory
“Theology is critical because God’s goal for his children is conformity to Christ and one of God’s chief means of transforming us into the image of Christ is knowledge of the truths of Scripture.” — Dr. GregoryRead Bio
Dr. John Soden
“My motivation for teaching can best be summarized by Paul’s words in Colossians 1:28 – “Him we proclaim, warning everyone and teaching everyone with all wisdom, that we may present everyone mature in Christ” (ESV).” — Dr. SodenRead Bio
Dr. Joe Kim
“I want my students to know that learning doesn’t end in the classroom – its where it begins.” — Dr. KimRead Bio
*The amounts shown above include costs for the entire program, assuming normal time to completion. Note that this information is subject to change.
Financing for this program may be available through grants, scholarships, loans (federal and private) and institutional financing plans. The median amount of debt for program graduates is shown below:
* Less than 30 graduates received loans. Median amounts are withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the loan recipients.
The program is designed to take 1 years to complete. Of those that completed the program in 2016-17, *% finished in 1 years.
*Less than 30 students completed this program in 2016-17. The number who finished within the normal time has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.
The job placement rate for students who completed this program in 2016-17 is *%.
* This institution is not currently required to calculate a job placement rate for program completers.