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. We are glad to be a Creation College official partner with Answers in Genesis, the organization known for the Ark Encounter and Creation Museum in northern Kentucky. Both ABC and AiG uphold the authority of the Bible starting with the Genesis account of origins. Have you been to the Ark? Creation Museum? Leave a comment to share how the ministry of AiG has blessed your family!

  1. During Lester E. Pipkin Expository Preaching Week, some Homiletics students had the opportunity to preach in chapel. View the messages from Joe Horrocks, Michael Kapp, and Allen Simpson: youtube.com/playlist?list=PLW3Y_ySEcKivjUgIvnZqYNTimNqRaxRSY&si=C6-LUqyrAjYJvuNk

Something BIG is coming to ABC