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.
  • 96% of full-time students receive financial aid.
  • Students receive on average $8,600 in scholarships and grants per year.
  • Appalachian Bible College has been preparing servants for 66 years.

News & Events

  1. Appalachian Bible College is seeking comments from the public about the college in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency.

  1. Marc Beckley and Rebekah Estell will take the platform for their Senior Recital one week from today. Join them for an evening of music followed by a reception: February 23, 7:00 PM in Anderson Hall.

  1. The King's Characters puppet team presents "Counterfeit!," the story of a little girl who runs into a counterfeiter and learns her own need of receiving Christ. Pray that the kids who they minister to would also understand and accept the gospel. Team members: Nathan Titus, Kim Verdu, Orlando Tisellano, Charity Knotts, and Andrew Stevens. Itinerary: abc.edu/puppets