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. Rachael recently left the United States for the very first time as she traveled to Uganda! Pray for her opportunities to teach in a Christian School and serve in local churches.

  1. For West Virginia Day, we are not only celebrating 161 years of West Virginia being a state, but we are also praising the Lord for His kindness to allow ABC to be located in a place that magnifies the greatness of our Creator. We would love for you to share your recommendation on how to spend the perfect day in West Virginia! ⬇ We'll go first: Go on an adventure with Alpine Ministries, grab a drink from the ABC Coffee Shop, and watch the WV sunset from the top of campus.

Something BIG is coming to ABC