Life Credit Information
Students who are enrolled in
FBC may apply for Life Experience Credit. Life
Credit may be earned for verifiable experience in your given area of
study. Credit may be earned for such things as ministry work,
missions work, youth ministry, prison ministry, teaching positions,
Generally speaking you can earn three
(3) credit hours for every year of experience.
Any student desiring Life Credit
must have a degree evaluation completed. A Degree evaluation
examines your current credits from other institutions, other
verifiable educational experiences you have had and verifiable
experience in your chosen degree field. A degree evaluation will
determine exactly how many credits can be transferred in and how many
credits, if any, can be earned through life experience and other
education opportunities you've had. The degree Evaluation fee is
attempt to transfer as many credits for other sources as possible.
It is not always possible to transfer everything or to apply credits
to your field of study, however we will do our best to accept your
previous education and apply it to a Biblical Degree.
Minimum Credits from FBC
A minimum of 18 credit hours (6 classes) must be
taken from FBC for any degree
Transferring FBC Credits to other
Some Credits earned at FBC
may not be accepted at some other institutions.
FBC is privately accredited by
various accreditation organizations and offers non-traditional degrees.