Baptist Bible College

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School Overview

The college offers educational opportunities at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Baptist Bible College & Seminary offers associate’s, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral diplomas, as well as a professional credential in Bible studies, which takes about one year to complete. The college offers a large variety of undergraduate programs, with over 40 fields of study to choose from. It also offers several bachelor’s degree programs, including a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Bible Studies.

At the graduate level the college offers three degree options, which include a Master of Arts (MA) with eight emphases, a Master of Education with four emphases, and a Master of Science in Counseling.

Baptist Bible Seminary degree programs include Master of Ministry, Master of Divinity, Master of Theology, Master of Arts in Biblical Apologetics, Doctor of Ministry, and Doctor of Philosophy. Any student, can complete undergraduate, graduate, or seminary coursework, over the internet via the college virtual campus.

The college admits over 1,100 students each year. Nearly half (43%) of undergraduate students come from Pennsylvania, while around 56% come from different parts of the country. International students comprise about 1% of the total student population.

Staff and faculty includes 36 full-time associates, 22 of which have earned their doctorate. In addition to these faculty members, there is a part-time and auxiliary staff. In the Seminary are nine full-time professors who all have doctorate degrees.

General Information

Admission Office
538 Venard Road
Clarks Summit, PA 18411-1297
(570) 586-2400
(800) 585-9271
Fax: (570) 585-9299

Contact: Ken Shepard
Vice President for Enrollment and Marketing Services
Main Address
538 Venard Road
Clarks Summit, PA 18411-1297
(570) 586-2400

www.bbc.edu

Size
Degree-seeking undergrads: 549

Setting
Suburban setting
Small city (50,000 – 249,999)
Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate
Bachelor’s
Master’s
Doctoral
First Professional

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $30

Online application fee: Reduced fee (not specified)

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 70%


College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Administrative/Secretarial Services A,B

Communications & Journalism

Communications/Rhetoric B

Education

Early Childhood Education A,B
Elementary Education B
Health Teacher Education B
Mathematics Education B
Music Teacher Education B
Physical Education B
Science Teacher Education B
Secondary Education B
Social Studies Teacher Education B
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels B

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness B

Theological Studies & Religious Vocations

Bible Studies C
Missionary Studies B
Pre-Ministerial Studies B
Religious/Sacred Music B
Youth Ministry B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Baptist Bible College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(417) 268-6000
Website:www.gobbc.edu
Type of School:4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.gobbc.edu
Address:628 E Kearney, Springfield, MO 65803-3498
Setting:Rural: Remote
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:351
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):36%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:256 (73% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's, Master's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$10,536
Out-of-state Tuition:$10,536
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:99%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$5,923

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Baptist Bible College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Baptist Bible College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services11
Education13
Theology and Religious Vocations1145
Grand total1385

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Baptist Bible College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Baptist Bible College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$10,536
Out-of-state$10,536
Books and supplies$850

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$6,560
Out-of-state$6,560

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid8799%
Grant or scholarship aid8799%$5,923
Student loan aid6270%$7,847

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid33396%$5,056
Federal student loans25172%$7,264

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Baptist Bible College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Baptist Bible College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Baptist Bible College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment351
Undergraduate enrollment320
Graduate enrollment31

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Baptist Bible College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

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