Learn God's Word. Serve His Church.

Whether you want to build a solid foundation in the one-year Bible Certificate program or receive an accredited Bachelor of Arts degree in Bible / Theology with a double major in the ministry of your choice, Appalachian Bible College is one of the best Bible colleges to prepare you for serving the Lord…because Life is for Service.

Bible / Theology B.A. Foundational Major
+1 Ministry Major

Because Life is for Service

"Because Life is for Service" is more than ABC's motto; it is the evident passion integrated into every aspect of ministry preparation. Through quality Biblical and theological classes, the development of Christlike character, and guided Christian service, Appalachian Bible College produces men and women who are trained to serve.

Why choose Appalachian Bible College?

Since 1950, Appalachian Bible College has been preparing students for ministry and a life of service. An accredited Bible college, ABC offers certificate, associate, bachelor, and master degree programs, as well as online Bible courses and classes.

To learn how you can prepare to serve the Lord, find out more information on admissions and the application process!

  • 100% of B.A. students receive a double-major.
  • Students receive on average $8,600 in scholarships and grants per year.
  • 100% of full-time students receive financial aid.
  • Appalachian Bible College has been preparing servants for 70 years.

News & Events

  1. How should you counsel someone from God's Word when he is dealing with infidelity, anger, fear, or addictions? These were some of the issues brought up this week during Biblical Counseling II with Dr. Jim Newcomer, a new course in the Master of Arts program. Each module class in ABC's M.A. emphasizes practical skills for effective ministry. Learn more: abc.edu/graduate

  1. Student ➡️ staff After graduating as valedictorian in May, Audrey Jones became part of the ABC Admissions department. Her years as a student Ambassador mean she is already an experienced Admissions Counselor, communicating with prospective students and facilitating their successful transition to ABC. Audrey hails from Maryland; she loves the book of 2 Corinthians and her favorite colors happen to be gray and navy blue—providential! Watch Audrey talk about her experience as a student: https://youtu.be/JpDLRM_BcFo