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 $12,616 in scholarships and grants per year.
  • 100% of full-time students receive financial aid.
  • Appalachian Bible College has been preparing servants for 72 years.

News & Events

  1. Your first class in our M.A. program is 50% off! Next up: The Gospel of Mark. Dr. Rinker is passionate about teaching others to understand the author's meaning in his unique narrative design for the purpose of knowing Jesus more intimately and following Him more faithfully. This course will equip students to better understand and effectively share the Gospel of Mark, and challenge them to "deny self, take up their cross, and follow Jesus." Learn more: abc.edu/graduate/course-schedule

  1. This 2023 graduate is one of many ABC students staying to work on campus all summer. We're thankful for Cody's service on the custodial and maintenance staff!

Something BIG is coming to ABC