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Empowering spiritual growth through discipleship

STACKABLE CERTIFICATE IN SPIRITUAL FORMATION

This certificate lays the groundwork for spiritual exploration, disciplines, formation, and guiding others in their journey as disciples of Jesus Christ.

Stackable Certificate in
Spiritual Formation

ABOUT

This is a focused certificate consisting of 4 courses (12 credit hours). This certificate is a great foundation in the area of spiritual discovery and disciplines, formation, and shepherding others in their life as a disciple of Jesus Christ.

This certification can be completed in about 1 year of study (depending on course availability). This completed certificate can be “stacked” along with other certificates, building towards an undergraduate level degree.

WHY NEBCS?

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High-Quality Instruction & Mentorship

Our faculty members come from diverse and impressive academic and professional backgrounds. They include accomplished ministers, pastors, coaches, counselors, researchers, and published authors that can mentor you along your spiritual and professional journey. 

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Affordability

NEBCS is committed to making high-quality biblical education affordable and accessible to everyone who desires it.

We offer low-cost tuition as well as generous financial aid and merit scholarships to make sure that no student is excluded from attending due to financial constraints.

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Flexibile Classes

We provide flexible options for students with busy schedules to balance work, personal commitments and education.

 

Choose how you want to attend classes, in-person or online, and take courses at your own pace. Check the learning formats section for more details.

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Small Class Size

Small classes provide excellent interaction with faculty and ministry professionals.

 

Our students experience individualized attention, greater participation and collaboration, improved academic performance, and a supportive learning environment.

COURSES

  • Sf 100 Spiritual Formation and Discipleship

  • En 100 Personal Ministry Assessment and Academic Success

  • Bi 334 Gospel of John and Romans

  • Sf 201 Soul Shepherding (spiritual disciplines) (prerequisite Sf 100)

REQUIREMENTS

  • A high school diploma or equivalent (except for dual-enrollment high school students)

  • A completed and accepted application (available online)

WE PROVIDE

FLEXIBLE LEARNING FORMATS

FOR BUSY STUDENTS AND WORKING PROFESSINALS

IN-PERSON COURSES

Many courses are offered in-person, fostering an interactive learning environment and hands-on learning experience. 

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INDEPENDENT STUDY COURSES

Our independent study courses allow students to work one-on-one with a professor to complete a course at an agreed pace.

Reading Together

ONLINE COURSES

All courses are also available synchronously via Zoom meetings for added convenience. Fully asynchronous online classes coming soon!

Working from Home

ONE-AT-A-TIME COURSES

Students can also take courses one at a time without full-time enrollment requirements, allowing for a lighter workload

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Advance your education while maintaining your commitments and schedule.

"I chose NEBC because it was affordable, local and came highly recommended by individuals I respect and admire for their faith and effective service in ministry.

I continued with NEBC because experience proved the positive testimonies I received regarding the school true."

Dali Tauwla

ADMISSIONS REQUIREMENTS

Every application is reviewed by the admission committee on a case-by-case basis, meaning there are no set minimums for acceptance. However, all applicants must submit the following for admission:

  • Admissions application

  • Non-refundable application fee of $25.00

  • Minimum of two references, one of which must be from the applicant’s pastor, the other(s) from an employer, teacher, or mentor.

  • Applicants may be asked to submit high school or college transcripts and/or test scores.

  • Applicants may be invited to interview prior to admission.

NEBCS has rolling admissions.

 

The recommended application submission date for all degree programs at both the undergraduate and graduate levels is August 1 for the Fall Semester, and December 15 for the Spring Semester.

TUITION, FINANCIAL AID & SCHOLARSHIPS

We offer low-cost tuition at  $300/course for in-person/zoom and $450/course for fully asynchronous.

 

We also offer generous financial aid and merit scholarships to ensure all students can attend, regardless of personal finances. If you sincerely desire to attend but are worried about the cost, please talk to one of our advisors.

TAKE THE NEXT STEP IN LAYING THE GROUNDWORK FOR DISCIPLESHIP!

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